174: Character name in NAOMI ALDERMAN’s new novel DOCTOR WHO: BORROWED TIMEPosted: March 16, 2011
ITEM: Character name in NAOMI ALDERMAN’s new novel DOCTOR WHO: BORROWED TIME. Whoever wins will have their name appear in the novel as someone who has done a *very unwise deal* with some aliens…
DETAILS: Bank worker Andrew Brown is literally living on Borrowed Time. He’s made a deal with the mysterious Mr Symington and Mr Blenkinsop. He may have a lot of time now but he also has a lot of trouble. Fortunately, the Doctor, Amy and Rory have gone undercover at the bank and are on-hand to help before Symington and Blenkinsop cash in on their investment.
BIO: Naomi Alderman’s first novel, Disobedience, was published in ten languages; it was read on BBC radio’s Book at Bedtime and won the Orange Award for New Writers. In 2007, she was named Sunday Times Young Writer of the Year, and one of Waterstones’ 25 Writers for the Future. Penguin published her second novel,The Lessons in April 2010.