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A Listmania! list by Neil
 
Dead Romance (Faction Paradox)
1.  Dead Romance (Faction Paradox) by Lawrence Miles
The list author says:
  "stunningly imaginative, clever and devastating. its 'unofficial' status (being a spin-off from the dr who NAs) gives it an amazing edge, allowing familiar dr who concepts to be reenergised."
£8.88   Used & New from: £3.72
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

Transit (New Doctor Who Adventures)
2.  Transit (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Ben Aaronovitch
The list author says:
  "a mature and beautifully written realisation of dr who outide the confines of the 'kids tv' label."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Also People (New Doctor Who Adventures)
3.  Also People (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Ben Aaronovitch
The list author says:
  "utterly different to 'transit', but equally genius. the setting is on a huge scale and the utopian atmosphere is involving and compellingly original in dr who."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Faction Paradox: Of the City of the Saved...
4.  Faction Paradox: Of the City of the Saved... by Philip Purser-Hallard
The list author says:
  "although from the spin-off faction paradox series, this is one of the best ever dr who-related stories - densely written and epic in the truest sense, taking place on an enormous canvas."
£8.89   Used & New from: £4.48
4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

DOCTOR WHO, the Left-Handed Hummingbird
5.  DOCTOR WHO, the Left-Handed Hummingbird 
The list author says:
  "possibly the best NA - certainly definitive, in that it encapsulates beautifully descriptive adult prose (often experimental) with violence and big ideas."
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Death of Art (New Doctor Who Adventures)
6.  Death of Art (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Simon Bucher-Jones
The list author says:
  "wonderfully dark, grotesque and complex."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Cat's Cradle: Warhead (New Doctor Who Adventures)
7.  Cat's Cradle: Warhead (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Andrew Cartmel
The list author says:
  "cartmel's writing is gorgeous; a powerfully effective and truly adult dr who novel."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Christmas on a Rational Planet (New Doctor Who Adventures)
8.  Christmas on a Rational Planet (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Lawrence Miles
The list author says:
  "big, creative ideas, humour, absurdity - verging on genius."
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3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Doctor Who: The Cabinet of Light (Doctor Who Novellas)
9.  Doctor Who: The Cabinet of Light (Doctor Who Novellas) by Chaz Brenchley
The list author says:
  "beautifully experimental dr who novella - the dr hardly features, and when he does he appears to be an unknown incarnation, but the story is all the stronger for this."
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Doctor Who: Alien Bodies
10.  Doctor Who: Alien Bodies by Lawrence Miles
The list author says:
  "pretty much as perfect as the EDAs get - funny, devious, bursting at the seams with new takes on normally staid dr who mythology. shows what can be done."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (14 customer reviews)

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Man in the Velvet Mask (Doctor Who Missing Adventures)
11.  Man in the Velvet Mask (Doctor Who Missing Adventures) by Daniel O'Mahony
The list author says:
  "wildly underated; a 1st Dr story which transcends the conventions of the on-screen period. twisted and written in a pleasingly idiosyncratic style."
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4.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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"Doctor Who": Eye of Heaven
12.  "Doctor Who": Eye of Heaven by Jim Mortimore
The list author says:
  "not quite up there plot-wise, but the wonderful a-chronological plot and rotating first-person narration is unlike much else in the various dr who novel ranges."
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2.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (7 customer reviews)

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So Vile a Sin (New Doctor Who Adventures)
13.  So Vile a Sin (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Ben Aaronovitch
The list author says:
  "the opening funeral scene is both hugely sad and a gorgeous piece of writing. wide-ranging and packed with detail and event."
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4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)

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Doctor Who: The Scarlet Empress
14.  Doctor Who: The Scarlet Empress by Paul Magrs
The list author says:
  "gleefully illogical, but with an especially winning atmosphere that draws you in and makes you care what will happen, despite the plot seeming to operate on authorial whim alone."
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3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (11 customer reviews)

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Return of the Living Dad (New Doctor Who Adventures)
15.  Return of the Living Dad (New Doctor Who Adventures) by Kate Orman
The list author says:
  "the plot's a runaround, but the characters are all beautifully drawn, and it's nice to have a dr who book almost devoted to the emotional states of its characters."
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1.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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The Plotters (Doctor Who Missing Adventures)
16.  The Plotters (Doctor Who Missing Adventures) by Gareth Roberts
The list author says:
  "i'm not an enormous fan of roberts' 4th Dr books, but this is a wonderfully enjoyable evocation of the fab 1st Dr, ian and babs tardis crew."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Down (New Adventures)
17.  Down (New Adventures) by Lawrence Miles
The list author says:
  "very funny play on pulp archetypes, full of ideas, and has a genius twist."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

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Walking to Babylon (New Adventures)
18.  Walking to Babylon (New Adventures) by Kate Orman
The list author says:
  "another excellent bernice spin-off; babylon is wonderfully evoked, as is benny's perceptively-written love affair."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (2 customer reviews)

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Doctor Who - Voyager (Complete Sixth Doctor Comic Strips Vol. 1)
19.  Doctor Who - Voyager (Complete Sixth Doctor Comic Strips Vol. 1) by Steve Parkhouse
The list author says:
  "the best graphic novel collection so far; a spellbinding and beautifully mythic fairytale. illusory and unconventional, and one of the best uses of dr who's flexibility."
£12.76   Used & New from: £8.24
5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (4 customer reviews)

Time Signature: A Short-Story Anthology (Doctor Who Short Trips)
20.  Time Signature: A Short-Story Anthology (Doctor Who Short Trips) by Simon (ed) Guerrier
The list author says:
  "full of great stories (which is no mean feat for these collections). ben aaronovitch! andrew cartmel! philip purser-hallard! lots of great 6th dr stories too, which is always good to see!"
£12.25   Used & New from: £6.99

Faction Paradox: Newtons Sleep
21.  Faction Paradox: Newtons Sleep by Daniel O'Mahony
The list author says:
  "more hugely impressive faction paradox. dense, inventive, meticulously plotted. really compelling, well-drawn characters and period setting. another example of how far 'the whoniverse' can be pushed."
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5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)

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Doctor Who: The Adventuress of Henrietta Street (Doctor Who S.)
22.  Doctor Who: The Adventuress of Henrietta Street (Doctor Who S.) by Lawrence Miles
The list author says:
  "written as an almost dialogue-less historical text, this novel recasts the dr as an ‘fallen elemental’ demigod, fighting alongside 18th c prostitutes. mythic, intriguing, and unlike anything else."
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4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (8 customer reviews)

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