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Also by Jack McDevitt:

The Long Sunset, February 2019
Mass Market Paperback
The Long Sunset, April 2018
Hardcover
Thunderbird, August 2016
Mass Market Paperback
Thunderbird, December 2015
Hardcover
Coming Home, November 2014
Hardcover
Starhawk, November 2014
Paperback
The Cassandra Project, November 2012
Hardcover
Firebird, October 2012
Paperback (reprint)
Firebird, November 2011
Hardcover
Echo, November 2010
Hardcover
The Devil's Eye, November 2008
Hardcover
Nebula Awards Showcase 2008 (Nebula Awards Showcase), April 2008
Paperback

The Long Sunset
Jack McDevitt

The Academy #8
Saga Press
April 2018
On Sale: April 17, 2018
Featuring: Priscilla “Hutch” Hutchins
464 pages
ISBN: 1481497936
EAN: 9781481497930
Kindle: B074ZNQQM9
Hardcover / e-Book
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Science Fiction Space Opera

From Nebula Award winner Jack McDevitt comes the eighth installment in the popular The Academy series—Priscilla “Hutch” Hutchins discovers an interstellar message from a highly advanced race that could be her last chance for a mission before the program is shut down for good.

Hutch has been the Academy’s best pilot for decades. She’s had numerous first contact encounters and even became a minor celebrity. But world politics have shifted from exploration to a growing fear that the program will run into an extraterrestrial race more advanced than humanity and war.

Despite taking part in the recent scientific breakthrough that rejuvenates the human body and expands one’s lifespan, Hutch finds herself as a famous interstellar pilot with little to do, until a message from an alien race arrives.

The message is a piece of music from an unexplored area. Despite the fact that this alien race could pose a great danger and that this message could have taken several thousand years to travel, the program prepares the last interstellar ship for the journey. As the paranoia grows, Hutch and her crew make an early escape—but what they find at the other end of the galaxy is completely unexpected.

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