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Whovian: The true story of BTR and Doctor Who By Darran Jordan
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So, you’re a Doctor Who fan looking for a new book to read. You might be an expert on Verity Lambert and Sydney Newman, Barry Letts and Terrance Dicks, Russell T Davies and Julie... More > Gardner… but have you ever heard of Matthew Kopelke and Witold Tietze? Why not read a Doctor Who story that you’ve never heard before… the story of its fans! When the series stopped production after 1989 its many followers were devastated. Spinning out of the Brisbane Doctor Who Fan Club in Australia, one group of fans decided to do something about it, making their own amateur productions. They would go on to build a strong fan base and attract the talents of professional Doctor Who writers and designers. This book chronicles their story and the story of the show itself, from the end of the classic era, through the Wilderness Years and on to the successful 2005 re-emergence. You might know everything there is to know about Doctor Who, but this book puts that into a new perspective - that of the Whovian.< Less
Whovian: The true story of BTR and Doctor Who By Darran Jordan
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So, you’re a Doctor Who fan looking for a new book to read. You might be an expert on Verity Lambert and Sydney Newman, Barry Letts and Terrance Dicks, Russell T Davies and Julie... More > Gardner… but have you ever heard of Matthew Kopelke and Witold Tietze? Why not read a Doctor Who story that you’ve never heard before… the story of its fans! When the series stopped production after 1989 its many followers were devastated. Spinning out of the Brisbane Doctor Who Fan Club in Australia, one group of fans decided to do something about it, making their own amateur productions. They would go on to build a strong fan base and attract the talents of professional Doctor Who writers and designers. This book chronicles their story and the story of the show itself, from the end of the classic era, through the Wilderness Years and on to the successful 2005 re-emergence. You might know everything there is to know about Doctor Who, but this book puts that into a new perspective - that of the Whovian.< Less
Whovian: The True Story of Btr and Doctor Who By Darran Jordan
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So, you’re a Doctor Who fan looking for a new book to read. You might be an expert on Verity Lambert and Sydney Newman, Barry Letts and Terrance Dicks, Russell T Davies and Julie... More > Gardner… but have you ever heard of Matthew Kopelke and Witold Tietze? Why not read a Doctor Who story that you’ve never heard before… the story of its fans! When the series stopped production after 1989 its many followers were devastated. Spinning out of the Brisbane Doctor Who Fan Club in Australia, one group of fans decided to do something about it, making their own amateur productions. They would go on to build a strong fan base and attract the talents of professional Doctor Who writers and designers. This book chronicles their story and the story of the show itself, from the end of the classic era, through the Wilderness Years and on to the successful 2005 re-emergence. You might know everything there is to know about Doctor Who, but this book puts that into a new perspective - that of the Whovian.< Less
The Doctor & I By Whovian Net
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Featuring an exclusive foreword by award-winning writer Richard Curtis, the "Doctor & I" is a heartwarming celebration of Doctor Who and its accompanying fandom, the Whovians.
2001: a space ode and ditty By Colin J Davies
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This book, based on the Saboteur Short Listed spoken word show, is one boy's story as he grows up loving all things Sci-Fi, Horror and Fantasy. It combines anecdotes and opinions with poetry inspired... More > by the genres and his own life. Funny, informative and at times touching, this book is a love letter to all those TV programmes, films, books and games that have meant so much to so many. Some comments about the show left on the Saboteur Awards website: "A witty and wonderful trip through Sci-Fi and comic fandom. A great balance of comedy, pathos and poetry" “Awesome!” “CHOPPER LIVES!” “Colin is a fantastic writer and uses every word to great effect. Nothing is wasted.” “Cos I get mentioned, Regards, Phantom.“ “For a show which is about Sci-Fi, it manages to include non-fans and not alienate them (pun not intended, or should it have been?)” “Witty and intelligent - warm and nostalgic. His timing and delivery are wonderful!”< Less
Science Fiction-All You Want to Know About By Students’ Academy
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Introduction 5 What is Science Fiction? 5 Settings for Science Fiction 6 Different Definitions 8 History of Science Fiction 10 Innovation 16 Subgenres 17 Hard Science Fiction 18 Soft Science... More > Fiction 19 Cyberpunk 21 Time Travel 23 Alternate History 24 Military Science Fiction 25 Superhuman 26 Apocalyptic 27 Space Opera 28 Space Western 29 Other Sub-Genres 30 Related Genres 33 Fantasy 34 Horror Fiction 36 Mystery Fiction 37 Superhero Fiction 38 Science Fiction Fandom 39 Science Fiction Awards 41 Conventions, Clubs, and Organizations 42 Fanzines and Online Fandom 45 Fan Fiction 47 Science Fiction Studies 48 Science Fiction as Serious Literature 50 Science Fiction World-Wide 56 Frequently Used Science Fiction Themes 58 ............................................... ISBN: 978-1-257-64437-7< Less
Game Night In Buffalo: A Town, Its Teams and Its Sporting Memories By Sal Maiorana
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Although the record wouldn't indicate it - four Super Bowl losses and two Stanley Cup Finals defeats for starters - the city of Buffalo and the region of Western New York has enjoyed a long and... More > storied sporting history. In Game Night in Buffalo, Buffalo-born author and veteran sports writer Sal Maiorana stirs those emotions and passions in chronicling some of the never-to-be-forgotten games and performances that Buffalo’s devout fans have cheered and cursed; events that have shaped Buffalo fandom and defined the parameters of bar room rants for generations to come. For anyone who has grown up a sports fan in Buffalo or Western New York, Game Night in Buffalo is a must-have for the simple reason that it will bring back to life, in vivid detail, the sporting events that no one should ever forget.< Less
Mars is my Destination By Frank Belknap Long
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Frank Belknap Long (April 27, 1901 – January 3, 1994) was a... More > prolific American writer of horror fiction, fantasy, science fiction, poetry, gothic romance, comic books, and non-fiction. Though his writing career spanned seven decades, he is best known for his horror and science fiction short stories, including early contributions to the Cthulhu Mythos. During his life, Long received the World Fantasy Award for Life Achievement (at the 1978 World Fantasy Convention), the Bram Stoker Award for Lifetime Achievement (in 1987, from the Horror Writers Association), and the First Fandom Hall of Fame Award (1977).He was born in Manhattan, New York City on April 27, 1901. He grew up in the Harlem area of Manhattan. His father was a prosperous dentist and his mother was May Doty. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Frank_Belknap_Long< Less
The Temporal Logbook By Michael Baxter et al.
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Twelve Doctors. Twelve windows onto the universe. And the Doctor's life is the history of the universe. The Temporal Logbook is the telling of that history. From the myths of Ancient Greece to the... More > depths of unknown space, from the life of Lewis Carroll to the horrors of the Black Death, The Temporal Logbook recounts some of the Doctor's most enthralling journeys during his first eleven incarnations, as told by a selection of Doctor Who fandom's best writers. The Temporal Logbook features stories from Michael Baxter, J.E. Remy, Benjamin Pocock, Craig Charlesworth, Hannah Parry, Ian Larkin, Sarah Parry, Nick Mellish, Hamish Crawford, Paul Silvester, Michael Itig and Meg MacDonald. Edited by Robert Mammone, Jez Strickley & Bob Furnell. Cover designed by John Gordon. All proceeds from this publication will be donated in support of the Positive Living Society of British Columbia which is dedicated to empowering persons living with HIV/AIDS through mutual support and collective action.< Less