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Doctor Who: new ebook recalls the BBC's gamble on a now roaring success

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Doctor Who: new ebook recalls the BBC's gamble on a now roaring success

Guardian – 2011-12-20

Martin Belam remembers the good and bad times of the classic sci-fi series ahead of its Christmas specialIt's that time of year when minds turn to Christmas TV – and few shows come bigger than the Doctor Who Christmas special. It's such a monster success for the BBC, both critically and commercially that it's sometimes difficult to remember that reviving Doctor Who was once considered a gamble for the BBC – and one that looked unlikely to pay off."One newspaper said Paul Daniels might play...
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More Doctor Who for BBC Books

BBC Books has acquired a further Doctor Who title, written by Stephen Baxter, featuring the... | The Bookseller – 2012-05-25

Dr. Oz, a TV Doctor, Is Driving Huge Magazine Sales

Dr. Mehmet Oz has been on the covers of Prevention, O and Time, among others. Other magazines have used his image without his consent. | The New York Times – 2012-07-07

Baycrest dementia doctor creates activity book for children

TORONTO, Sept. 12, 2012 /CNW/ - A behavioural neurologist at Baycrest Health Sciences in Toronto has teamed up with an expert in Montessori Methods for Dementia™ to produce an activity book... | CNW – 2012-09-13

Puffin plans Doctor Who e-shorts series

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Convergence of technologists with journalists should be top priority of publishers and editors, says Ken Doctor

How to restructure newsroom operations and create sustainable business models for the digital age are priorities for newsrooms around the world. In advance of a webinar on Wednesday, 16 January,... | Editors Weblog – 2013-01-15

Just what the doctor ordered: Books will be prescribed as medicine in the UK

Under the Books on Prescription program, doctors can prescribe books to patients with mental health problems, including anxiety, depression, and panic attacks. | The Christian Science Monitor – 2013-02-01

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You Can Now Find Out What Your Doctor Is Writing Down In That File

OpenNotes is a program designed to give people more control over their health care by giving them full access to their medical records--with very positive results. Patients, in theory, can access... | Fast Company – 2013-07-24

New Doctor Who ebook author revealed

Comedian and writer Charlie Higson is confirmed as the latest name to pen a short story celebrating the BBC sci-fi series. | BBC – 2013-09-03

Stephen King brings back son of 'The Shining' in sequel 'Doctor Sleep'

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