Spotlight & Review: Doctor Who: Who-ology Regenerated Edition: The Official Miscellany by Cavan Scott & Mark Wright

Book Blurb & Info

Who are the members of the Doctor’s family?
What are the 20 best ways to defeat a Dalek? 
What are the galactic coordinates of Gallifrey?

Packed with amazing facts, figures and stories, Who-ology is an unforgettable journey through fifty-five years of Doctor Who. Test your knowledge of the last Time Lord and the worlds he’s visited, from Totters Lane to Trenzalore. Get lost in guides to UNIT call signs, the inner workings of sonic screwdrivers and a complete list of Doctor Who monsters and their creators. Who-ology is an utterly unique tour of space and time.

This revised and expanded edition features new material and covers Matt Smith’s final season, all three seasons of the Peter Capaldi era as well as the 2017 Christmas special introducing the first female Doctor played by Jodie Whittaker.

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Toot's Review

This is not your childs' Doctor Who book!

Being a huge Doctor Who fan myself, I was super excited when I recently received this beautiful updated hardback edition of Doctor Who: Who-ology Regenerated Edition: The Official Miscellany by Cavan Scott & Mark Wright.

My first thought when I gently cracked open this treasure was that this book truly belongs in every Doctor Who fan's collection and with all the knowledge, it probably should be found on the TARDIS itself in the library (see page 296, seriously there's a section about the on-board library in the book).

In all seriousness though, this book is definitely more geared towards the fans with lots of logistical questions. It really is the ultimate guide for fans that includes the answers to every question you might ever have about the longest running Sci-Fi show on TV. This is a beautifully bound 355+ page collection of everything Doctor Who - from a Who family tree to an easy-to-read episode guide, a Companion breakdown to the Doctor's favorite foods. Yes, there's also a monster section, tech talk and even a listing of Doctor Who show related songs. Seriously it is all in here!

With the easy to follow index and thoughtful layout, this updated version is not only beautiful but I guarantee you'll need it table-side when the next Doctor Who incarnation pops onto our screens this year.

Authors Info

Cavan Scott has written numerous books, audio dramas and comics strips based on such series as The Sarah Jane Adventures, Skylanders, Judge Dredd and, of course, Doctor Who. He has written about the good Doctor’s adventures in such magazines as SFX and Doctor Who Magazine and regularly appears at Doctor Who conventions around the country.

Mark Wright is a journalist and author and has written many audios, short stories and comic strips featuring new adventures for the Doctor, along with tie-ins to other series such as The Power Rangers and The Sarah Jane Adventures. He is a regular contributor to Doctor Who Magazine.

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