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Stellar new Firefly titles from Titan Books!

Published on 14 November, 2018

Authored by Titan Books

Browncoats, rejoice! We have not one but two brand new books for Firefly fans out this fall! The Firefly Encyclopedia is THE guide to Josh Whedon's must-loved creation and a must-have for any fan. Not only that, but Titan are thrilled to be expanding the 'Verse with brand new stories in the first ever canon Firefly fiction in Firefly: Big Damn Hero! Check out details for both books below. 

Firefly: Big Damn Hero by James Lovegrove, with an original story concept by Nancy Holder 

The first original novel from the much-missed Space Western Firefly, produced with Joss Whedon as consulting editor, set in the heart of the series.

A perilous cargo

It should have been a routine job, transporting five crates from the planet of Persephone to a waiting buyer. And Lord knows, Captain Mal Reynolds needs the money if he’s to keep Serenity flying. But the client is Badger, and nothing that involves him is ever straightforward. The crates are full of explosives, which might blow at the slightest movement.

A missing captain

Just before take-off, Mal disappears. As the cargo grows more volatile by the minute, and Alliance cruisers start taking an interest in the tenacious smuggling ship, it’s down to Serenity’s first mate, Zoë, to choose between rescuing her captain and saving her crew.

A vengeful army

Meanwhile, rumours are spreading on Persephone of a band of veteran Browncoat malcontents who will stop at nothing to be revenged on those responsible for their terrible defeat. Is Mal harboring a dark secret from the war? And can the crew of Serenity find him before it’s too late?


Firefly Encyclopedia by Monica Valentinelli

The Firefly Encyclopedia is a lavish guide to Joss Whedon’s much-loved creation. The book includes a detailed timeline of events, in-depth character studies from Badger to Zoe, a guide to the science of the show, and sections of script with accompanying notes from the author. Alongside all of this are countless images of the characters, ships, weapons, props and sets. This is a must-have item for all fans of the ’Verse.