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Doctor Who: Shroud of Sorrow
     

Doctor Who: Shroud of Sorrow

4.5 62
by Tommy Donbavand
 

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A thrilling new adventure from the spectacular BBC series, starring Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman.

23 November, 1963

It is the day after John F. Kennedy’s assassination – and the faces of the dead are everywhere. PC Reg Cranfield sees his late father in the mists along Totter’s Lane. Reporter Mae Callon sees her

Overview

A thrilling new adventure from the spectacular BBC series, starring Matt Smith and Jenna-Louise Coleman.

23 November, 1963

It is the day after John F. Kennedy’s assassination – and the faces of the dead are everywhere. PC Reg Cranfield sees his late father in the mists along Totter’s Lane. Reporter Mae Callon sees her grandmother in a coffee stain on her desk. FBI Special Agent Warren Skeet finds his long-dead partner staring back at him from raindrops on a window pane.
Then the faces begin to talk, and scream... and push through into our world.

As the alien Shroud begins to feast on the grief of a world in mourning, can the Doctor dig deep enough into his own sorrow to save mankind?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780385346795
Publisher:
Crown/Archetype
Publication date:
04/02/2013
Sold by:
Random House
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
256
Sales rank:
365,026
File size:
2 MB

Meet the Author

Tommy Donbavand is the author of the 13-book Scream Street series, published in over a dozen languages worldwide, and the winner of the 2011 Hackney Short Novel Award. Originally from Liverpool, Tommy now lives in Lancashire with his family and an increasing number of pets. He sees sleep as a waste of good writing time.

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Doctor Who: Shroud of Sorrow 4.5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 62 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A story that flows. Great read. A fews insights to the doctor. Also a new publisher. I got the paper back issue. We need to support our local book store.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I bought this book paperback and i absolutely adore this it. Its very well written and it flows perfectly. My only problem as an American whovian some of the language didnt fit for Texas and was very british. Haha but it is so worth the $10, its a very quick and fun read. You can feel the tension coming off the pages, see the Doctors goofiness and you can just imagine the look in his eyes. Buy it!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This Doctor Who book is not dissapointing. This is because of the way the author writes his book. He uses the exact same language and actions as the characters do in the tv show we all watch and love. The doctor is the same. Clara is the same. If your looking for another Doctor Who adventure. This is the book for you.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Ifnyou like doctor who then u must read this!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I can not wait to fead this book! Even though I like the tenth Doctor more.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
No matter how much you enjoy the show, or the other books, or the comics, or the radio plays....this book is just bad!   Plot holes abound, the writing is atrocious, the dialogue seems like it was written by a 3rd-grader, and the antagonist is just downright silly.  The Shroud is the least scary Doctor Who villain I have ever read/seen/heard.  I would recommend this book for a grade-school level Whovian, but anyone aged 13 and up should stick to other Who books.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I love the docter who serues i have seen all of the epesodes
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I highly think people who love timelords will love this
BrianIndianFan More than 1 year ago
Something is feeding on the trauma and grief of the world in the days after the assassination of JFK in November 1963. People are seeing the faces of their deceased loved ones, and are shocked to find these visages are emotionally terrorizing them with bitter recriminations and manipulations. Oddly, these loved ones are appearing in coffee stains on tables, in raindrops, and other places. The Doctor and Clara stumble into Parkland Hospital in this time of sorrow and somehow manage to walk through the halls despite the presents of the feet in their mouths. The problem is that now these manifestations now appear to their victims as veiled women appearing to mourn with their victims, but are in reality doing something else entirely. With the Tardis seemingly stuck in the hospital, The Doctor and Clara must be resourceful in order to solve the crisis before it consumes the whole world. The solution to this crisis happens to be...clowns? Yes, as hard as this is to believe, the object of many people's creep out is the solution to the problem facing earth in late 1963. The book has all the features that you love about the 11th Doctor. The book is a quick and easy read. BOTTOM LINE: If you love the 11th Doctor, you'll enjoy this book
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
The TARDIS is blue, fezzes are red, the angels are coming, blink and your-
franm More than 1 year ago
Attention all Whovians: fantastic book for all the Doctor's fans! Great read, well developed characters and very interesting story!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Just a bunch of wibbly wobbly fluffy wuffy timey wimey stuff. Really tho, great bool.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Fezez are red The TARDIS(Time and reality dimension in space)is blue Bowties and whovians are cool And so are you
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Roses are Red, the TARDIS is blue, the Doctor once said, Rose, I...
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My favorite companion is Clara
FGNY More than 1 year ago
A great read for any Whovian a must read for anyone in Grief. This book should be on a read list for anyone who has lost some one.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Really entertaining
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Amy Pond
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
EXTERMINATE!!!!!!! EXTERMINATE!!!!!!!!!EXTERMINATE!!!!!!!!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I agree luv drwho #whovians lol for the person down below u get a life omg drwho is amazing!!!!! Luv the timey wimey stuff ;D i doughnut care what insults u got about that show its excitung and funny and entertaining
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
;)
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
1uh its roses are red the tardis is blue the doctor once said rose tylor i- .2i totally agree man even though that was rude and predjudice its still funny.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Really good book 4 a whovian :)