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New Firefly books to be published

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Thursday, February 8, 2018 1:29 PM

MOOSE

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Thursday, February 8, 2018 1:38 PM

WISHIMAY

There will be fire and brimstone and Earth will be destroyed!... in several billion years!----------------------------------------- "Well, so long Earth. Thanks for the air... and what-not." -Philip J. Fry


YEAH BABY!

New cannon!

I hope this has something to do with Disney, and I hope more follows, but for now YEEEEAHHHHHHH!

Firefly: Big Damn Hero, by Nancy Holder (Oct. 2018)
Captain Malcolm Reynolds finds himself in a dangerous situation after being kidnapped by a bunch of embittered veteran Browncoats.

Firefly: The Magnificent Nine, by James Lovegrove (March 2019)
Jayne receives a distress call from his ex Temperance McCloud that leads the Serenity crew to danger on a desert moon.

Firefly: Generations, by Tim Lebbon (Oct. 2019)
The discovery of the location of one of the legendary Ark ships that brought humans from Earth to the ’Verse promises staggering salvage potential, but at what cost? River Tam thinks she might know …













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Thursday, February 8, 2018 3:49 PM

SISTER


WHOOT!! First one comes out this October!!

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Friday, February 9, 2018 2:21 AM

BRENDA


Yay!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

*rubs hands together in glee*

They better come up here. Will be looking for them in October.

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Friday, February 9, 2018 9:51 AM

SISTER


YAY!!!!

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Saturday, February 10, 2018 6:33 PM

THGRRI


It'd be nice if someone here would get a bit excited about this wonderful news

https://titanbooks.com/blog/new-firefly-fiction-announced/


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Saturday, February 10, 2018 7:02 PM

MOOSE


Whooo!!!


How's that?


In case someone didn't know, way back when Pocketbooks wanted to release a Firefly/Serenity line of novels. Many authors (including our own KRAD, the author of the Serenity novelization) submitted proposals for their books. Steven Brust, author of the Vlad Taltos fantasy series, had a such a vivid idea he went ahead and wrote a full novel to turn in. None of the entries were approved. He eventually released his novel as a fanfic, My Own Kind of Freedom.

It's available here in a few ebook formats.
http://dreamcafe.com/downloads/

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Monday, February 12, 2018 4:10 PM

IMNOTHERE


Quote:

Originally posted by THGRRI:
It'd be nice if someone here would get a bit excited about this wonderful news



I'll be in my bunk.

Actually, its surprising that this hasn't been done before, considering the number of other, quite successful, novels that have been generously steeped in essence-of-Firefly

Immediately springing to mind are:
Long Way to a Small, Angry Planet/A Closed and Common Orbit
Pelquin's Comet/The Ion Raider
The Expanse series (the second book and onwards are more Firefly-esque than the TV show).



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Monday, February 19, 2018 9:48 AM

CAPTAINCRUNCH

... stay crunchy...


Quote:

Originally posted by Moose:
https://titanbooks.com/blog/new-firefly-fiction-announced/

http://ew.com/books/2018/02/08/firefly-book-series/

About Gorram time.



Thx Moose! NEW! That is awesome! By now I'm sure most if not all of us have these characters so well ingrained in our heads that we will actually be able to "see" these books happen like another episode. More please!

< whisper > I truly hope that the writing doesn't do too many fan nods or sentimental winks - that's all.

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Thursday, March 1, 2018 12:56 AM

AVALANCHE


I second that. About gorram time. So excited. Can't wait.

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Thursday, March 1, 2018 1:22 AM

WISHIMAY

There will be fire and brimstone and Earth will be destroyed!... in several billion years!----------------------------------------- "Well, so long Earth. Thanks for the air... and what-not." -Philip J. Fry


Quote:

Originally posted by IMNOTHERE:


Actually, its surprising that this hasn't been done before, considering the number of other, quite successful, novels that have been generously steeped in essence-of-Firefly




Don't think Joss was allowed to. I doubt that Disney buying part of Fox out just happened to be a coincidence, I think he finally got approval. Makes me wonder about Firefly Online, too...

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Thursday, March 1, 2018 9:19 AM

MOOSE


Pocketbooks was all set to publish a line of books when Serenity came out.

That's a page from the Serenity Visual Companion.

Joss didn't approve any of the ones submitted.

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Friday, March 2, 2018 12:01 AM

WISHIMAY

There will be fire and brimstone and Earth will be destroyed!... in several billion years!----------------------------------------- "Well, so long Earth. Thanks for the air... and what-not." -Philip J. Fry


Maybe it just means he's moving on from the total control of the reigns aspect??

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Saturday, March 3, 2018 12:56 AM

AVALANCHE


Yea. I sure hopebdirefly online comes round with the deal.

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Saturday, March 3, 2018 7:47 AM

MOOSE


If it does, I'd bet they'll want to totally scrap the original and start from the ground up.

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Friday, March 9, 2018 12:42 AM

LAWGSKRAK


I hope they are keeping these in continuity with the Dark Horse comics, not just doing their own thing.

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Friday, March 9, 2018 3:38 PM

WISHIMAY

There will be fire and brimstone and Earth will be destroyed!... in several billion years!----------------------------------------- "Well, so long Earth. Thanks for the air... and what-not." -Philip J. Fry


I agree, too many lines of cannon get annoying...

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