Big Damn Hero is a familiar trip back to Joss Whedons Firefly universe
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In December 2002, Fox gave the ax to a little-known science fiction show from Joss Whedon called Firefly. The series gained a cult status when it hit DVD the following year, and its story continued in the 2005 film Serenity and a handful of comic books but a planned massively multiplayer game based on the series never materialized, and Firefly has been weirdly left out of the recent surge of rebooted TV shows. Now, for fans who have been missing the franchise, theres a new glimmer of hope or at least an opportunity to revisit the Verse, with James Lovegrove and Nancy Holders new novel Big Damn Hero.
Big Damn Hero is the first of three novels being published by Titan Books in the coming months, under the guidance of Whedon, who…