Jack McDevitt is that splendid rarity, a writer who is a storyteller first and a science fiction writer second. In his ability to absolutely rivet the reader, it seems to me that he is the logical heir to Isaac Asimov and Arthur C. Clarke (Stephen King)
'Why read Jack McDevitt?' The question should be: 'Who among us is such a slow pony that s/he isn't
reading McDevitt? (Harlan Ellison)
You should definitely read Jack McDevitt (Gregory Benford)
Starting your first job is always tough ... especially when you're an interstellar pilot. This is the mind-blowing story of how it all began for one of SF's most remarkable characters. Perfect for fans of Ray Bradbury and Joe Haldeman.