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Gene Doucette

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Gene Doucette is a science fiction and fantasy author. His science fiction novels include THE SPACESHIP NEXT DOOR and its sequel, THE FREQUENCY OF ALIENS; the techno-thriller FIXER; and the genre mashup UNFICTION. His fantasy books include the IMMORTAL novels (of which there are currently four) and the series of novellas THE IMMORTAL CHRONICLES, as well as the standalone novella EVE. He is currently at work on a fifth book in the IMMORTAL novel series.

In September, 2018, THE SPACESHIP NEXT DOOR will be republished by John Joseph Adams Books, the sci-fi/fantasy imprint of Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.

Gene lives in Cambridge, MA, and loves to hear from his readers!

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Gene Doucette I do hope to revisit Sorrow Falls in the future, yes! I have a few things lined up first, and I don't have an *idea* yet for what that third book will…moreI do hope to revisit Sorrow Falls in the future, yes! I have a few things lined up first, and I don't have an *idea* yet for what that third book will be, but that hasn't stopped me before. The characters are too interesting not to write for again.

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Gene Doucette Great question! Here's the deal: there are some books which should be read in order, and some you can read any time. You can pick up any of the Immort…moreGreat question! Here's the deal: there are some books which should be read in order, and some you can read any time. You can pick up any of the Immortal Chronicle novellas and read them, having read none of the novels and none of the *other* Immortal Chronicle novellas first. (The numbering of the Chronicles is strictly the order in which they were written, but they are independent of one another.) You can do this before, after or while reading the novels.

The novels DO have a reading order, which gets complicated only because there's an extra story kicking around. These go best if you read the first three Immortal novels (Immortal, Hellenic, Edge of the World) and THEN read Immortal stories: Eve, before reading novels four and five (Island of Impossible Things, From Hell.)

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Immortal: Last Call audiobook now available!

Just a quick announcement: the audio edition for Immortal: Last Call is now available!



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“Religion is still the very best way to get someone to accept something unabashedly ridiculous.”
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“I was suicidal for two solid centuries once. That was during the early part of what they now call the Dark Ages, in medieval Europe. Suicidal tendencies were de rigueur at the time, and I’m nothing if not trendy.”
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