Doctor Who: The Writer's Tale: The Final Chapter [NOOK Book]

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For this new edition of The Writer's Tale, Russell T Davies and Benjamin Cook expand their in-depth discussion of the creative life of Doctor Who to cover Russell's final year as Head Writer and Executive Producer of the show, as well as his work behind the increasingly successful Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures spin-offs. Candid and witty insights abound throughout two years' worth of correspondence, covering David Tennant's last episodes as the Doctor and the legacy ...

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Overview

For this new edition of The Writer's Tale, Russell T Davies and Benjamin Cook expand their in-depth discussion of the creative life of Doctor Who to cover Russell's final year as Head Writer and Executive Producer of the show, as well as his work behind the increasingly successful Torchwood and The Sarah Jane Adventures spin-offs. Candid and witty insights abound throughout two years' worth of correspondence, covering David Tennant's last episodes as the Doctor and the legacy that Russell and David leave behind as a new era of Doctor Who begins.





With over 300 pages of new material, and taking in events from the entire five years since the show's return in 2005, The Writer's Tale: The Final Chapter is the most comprehensive - and personal - account of Doctor Who ever published.



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This book is a treasury of wit, of truthfulness, and of good sound storytelling sense, and well worth stealing from,The Doctor Who Annual for adults,You can douse all the other books about Who in lighter fuel and spark up your Zippo - this is all you need
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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781448141371
  • Publisher: Ebury Publishing
  • Publication date: 3/31/2013
  • Series: DOCTOR WHO , #78
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Pages: 736
  • Sales rank: 567,134
  • File size: 7 MB

Meet the Author

Russell T Davies is one of the UK's foremost writers of television drama, creating groundbreaking shows such as Queer As Folk, Bob & Rose, and The Second Coming. He has been Head Writer and Executive Producer of Doctor Who since it returned to the BBC in 2005 and has written many of the new series' most memorable episodes. He was awarded an OBE in 2008 for services to drama. He divides his time between Cardiff and Manchester.





Benjamin Cook is a journalist and regular contributor to Radio Times and Doctor Who Magazine. He has also been published in TV Zone, Cult Times and The Stage and is the author of Doctor Who: The New Audio Adventures - The Inside Story. He lives in London.



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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 20, 2012

    Brilliant

    Wonderful behind-the-scenes look at Doctor Who a great look at how RTD writes (which is both heartening and not), and a nice slice of life biography of one of the best writers in television today, all rolled into one!

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  • Anonymous

    Posted June 17, 2013

    Cierra murphy love it

    It is awesome

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2014

    I love my doctor

    DAVID TENIT YOU CANT REGENERAT IN TO MATT SMITH NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO WHY WILFRED WHY NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO WHY MASTER WHY WHY WHY I DONT LIKE MATT SMITH BOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO MATT BOOOOOO I LOVE DAVID I LOVE YOU WHY WILFRED WHY DID YOU MAKE DAVED REGENERAT WWWWWHHHHHHYYYYYYYYYYYY I LOVE YOU DAVED I LOVE YOU YOU ARE SOOOOOOOOOO CUTE I LOVE YOU

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