Jack McDevitt is a former naval officer, taxi driver, English teacher, customs officer, and motivational trainer, and is now a full-time writer of novels, including the Alex Benedict series (Coming Home, Firebird) and the Priscilla Hutchins series. He is also the co-author of The Cassandra Project with Mike Resnick. Jack's novel Seeker won a Nebula Award, and he is a multiple Nebula Award finalist. He lives in Georgia with his wife, Maureen.
"The logical heir to Isaac Asimov and Arthur C. Clarke."--Stephen King
"An action-packed prequel taking us back to the roots of Hutchins' love of space. Throughout, McDevitt ramps up the tension."--Florida Times-Union "You should definitely read Jack McDevitt."--Gregory Benford "If you're a fan of the Academy series, definitely check it out."--Making It Up As I Go "Takes off like a shot...I was literally unable to put the book down...a fascinating story with exceptional storytelling and extremely believable world building."--My Shelf Confessions "All the things one has come to expect from one of Jack McDevitt's novels...plenty of cool ideas."--SF Site "I had so much fun with Starhawk...It wasn't just the plot that engaged me, it was the character and the setting and the whole package."--Bibliosanctum (5 out of 5 stars)