News & Events

Gene’s heading back to Boskone in 2020! You can read a new “mini-interview” with him right now on the Boskone Blog.


Gene has agreed to terms to publish his new sci-fi book Apocalypse Seven. Here’s the announcement, from John Joseph Adams:

Gene Doucette’s APOCALYPSE SEVEN, about seven strangers who have woken up to a world without power or people who will have to learn how to survive long enough to figure out how they managed to sleep through the apocalypse in the first place, to John Joseph Adams Books, for publication in Spring 2021. (World)


While at Boskone, Gene spoke to Max Bowen, a podcaster with Citywide Blackout. The conversation is a good forty minutes long. You can listen here. Gene’s interview begins at the 46 minute mark.


February 15-17, Gene will be a panelist at Boskone! The full slate of events is still pending, but you can read a mini-interview with Gene on the Boskone blog here: Boskone Blog


The end-of-the year lists are starting to roll out! There’s the Amazon best-of list mentioned below (also check out the review for The Spaceship Next Door from Amazon Reviews here), and Barnes and Noble also checks in: Immortal From Hell has been chosen for B&N Press’s New Books to Read, for December and January.


On the heels of that Washington Post review, Amazon has named The Spaceship Next Door one of the best science-fiction books of 2018. The full list is here.


The Washington Post has included The Spaceship Next Door on its list of Best Science Fiction books this fall. Read the review here!


Gene was the guest blogger for Mary Robinette Kowal’s ‘My Favorite Bit’. Read what he had to say here.


The Spaceship Next Door is one of the six best science fiction & fantasy books of September, according to Amazon Reviews, where it’s now an Editor’s Choice!


Paul Semel interviewed Gene about The Spaceship Next Door!


A new interview with Gene from Annie’s Book Stop of Worcester, where Gene will be appearing on September 7th…


Blogger Dave Milbrandt interviews Gene:

Five Questions with Gene Doucette


On the heels of their starred review, Publishers Weekly has a feature interview with Gene.

Read the interview


Publishers Weekly has posted a starred review of The Spaceship Next Door.

Read it here!