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“Engines of War” by George Mann

I have had both good and bad experiences with Doctor Who novels. For a show that can be so delightfully complex, the books written to be part of the same universe can be dreadfully plain. Borderline boring. Engines of War  was … Continue reading

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Doctor Who: Series Not-So-Great (Eight)

I love Doctor Who. Even people who barely know me can rattle off this sentence: “Oh, Bec, she’s the book nut who loves Doctor Who, right?”. I can still remember the first time I watched Doctor Who. A friend of … Continue reading

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“11 Doctors, 11 Stories” – Part Five

I made the right call yesterday when I decided to split the Eleventh Doctor’s story off from the other New Who Doctors. See, at the time I was just worried about the word count. But splitting off Eleven’s story also … Continue reading

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“11 Doctors, 11 Stories” – Part Four

I was going to have all of my Doctors in the one post, but it seems that I had way too much to say about Nine and Ten, so I’ll have to have Eleven on his own. Hopefully that will … Continue reading

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“11 Doctors, 11 Stories” – Part Three

I have reached the end of my crash course in Classic Who. So I figured that I would write this up before I get to my Doctors. I can’t wait to read Nine’s story. It seems to be (because I … Continue reading

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“11 Doctors, 11 Stories” – Part Two

These stories are so much shorter than I thought they were going to be. Or I’m just tearing through them because they’re so awesome. Let’s begin: The Fourth Doctor: The Roots of Evil by Philip Reeve About a month ago, when I … Continue reading

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“11 Doctors, 11 Stories” – Part One

A few months ago, I decided to test my willpower and walked into my local book store. I saw all of the books I wanted, but managed to spare only a few whimpers and lingering, longing gazes at those glossy … Continue reading

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