New Doctor Who regenerated in fiction by Juno Dawson and Naomi Alderman

The 13th Doctor, as played on BBC One by Jodie Whittaker, will also feature in a novel and a short story by the two acclaimed authors

The award-winning authors Naomi Alderman and Juno Dawson are stepping into the Tardis, writing fiction featuring Jodie Whittaker as the 13th incarnation of Doctor Who.

Whittaker’s first series starring as the 13th Doctor will launch on BBC One this autumn. Alderman, who won the Baileys prize for her dystopian novel The Power, is writing a new short story featuring Whittaker’s Doctor “battling to save the universe alongside her close and trusted friends”. It will be included in the collection Thirteen Doctors, 13 Stories, due out in November.

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