The Devil's Eye

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Penguin, 2008 - Fiction - 359 pages
2 Reviews
Nebula Award winner Jack McDevitt is “the logical heir to Isaac Asimov and Arthur C. Clarke” (Stephen King).

Interstellar antiquities dealer Alex Benedict receives a cryptic message asking for help from celebrated writer Vicki Greene—who has been mind-wiped. She has no memory of her past life, or of her plea for assistance. But she has transferred an enormous sum of money to Alex, also without explanation. The answers to this mystery lie on the most remote of human worlds, where Alex will uncover a secret connected to a decades-old political upheaval—a secret that somebody desperately wants hidden, though the price of that silence is unimaginable…
 

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Review: The Devil's Eye (Alex Benedict #4)

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Jack McDevitt writes in a breezy style I like. Not too technical, plenty of action and an intriguing plot. His name is familiar and I swear I read something else of his long ago. Either way I recommend him highly. This is the 4th book in the Alex Benedict series. Read full review

Review: The Devil's Eye (Alex Benedict #4)

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This was my first Jack McDevitt novel, and I'm looking forward to reading more. Far future, galactic civilization setting for detective novels in which the main character is a dealer in art and ... Read full review

Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
16
Section 3
27
Section 4
35
Section 5
42
Section 6
48
Section 7
57
Section 8
62
Section 24
183
Section 25
189
Section 26
199
Section 27
211
Section 28
217
Section 29
229
Section 30
242
Section 31
252

Section 9
75
Section 10
80
Section 11
86
Section 12
94
Section 13
101
Section 14
106
Section 15
110
Section 16
116
Section 17
124
Section 18
135
Section 19
138
Section 20
144
Section 21
151
Section 22
156
Section 23
161
Section 32
260
Section 33
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Section 34
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Section 35
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Section 36
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Section 37
307
Section 38
320
Section 39
330
Section 40
340
Section 41
346
Section 42
354
Section 43
357
Section 44
361
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About the author (2008)

Jack McDevitt is a former naval officer, taxi driver, customs officer and motivational trainer. He is a multiple Nebula Award finalist who lives in Georgia with his wife Maureen.

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