Nicholas (nwhyte) wrote,

September Books 8) The Story of Martha, by Dan Abnett

A book set during the year while the Master ruled the Earth, as seen at the end of New Who Season 3, with a rather good linking narrative by Dan Abnett, during the course of which Martha recounts four of her past adventures with the Doctor to people she meets. The embedded stories are less good than the framing narrative, with the exception of Robert Shearman's excellent "The Frozen Wastes".
Tags: bookblog 2010, doctor who, doctor who: 10, writer: dan abnett, writer: robert shearman

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