174: Character name in NAOMI ALDERMAN’s new novel DOCTOR WHO: BORROWED TIME

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.


19 Comments on “174: Character name in NAOMI ALDERMAN’s new novel DOCTOR WHO: BORROWED TIME”

  1. Lets start with £10…my daughter would LOVE this!!🙂

  2. Eva says:

    Very cool… £15

  3. I’ll stick a crisp fresh £20 for this.

  4. Sarah says:

    Very cool! I bid £30.

  5. Wow, I know a lot of little (and big) boys who would kill for this. £40.

  6. Jill Mansell says:

    £50!

  7. Jill Mansell says:

    Whoops, my last bid looks a bit like £501. It’s £50. (!)

  8. GBP 75 (Sorry, I’m in aus, keyboard doesn’t have the pound symbol)

  9. Chris Ellis says:

    £100

  10. Cally says:

    As a HUGE Doctor Who fan I really, really want this but, it’s out of my price range, I’ve pimped it on the Facebook Doctor Who page instead. Hope the votes go through the roof!🙂

  11. Chris Bennett says:

    200 pounds from me! Worthy cause too!

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