This month’s display is all about your favorite BBC shows! We’ll be featuring book recommendations inspired by 3 shows, each with some very strong fandoms!
First up: Doctor Who!
Run! Fantastic! Allons-y! Geronimo! Bow ties are cool!
Shadowshaper by Daniel Jose Older
Sierra Santiago planned an easy summer of making art and hanging out with her friends. But then a corpse crashes their first party. Her stroke-ridden grandfather starts apologizing over and over. And when the murals in her neighborhood begin to weep tears… Well, something more sinister than the usual Brooklyn ruckus is going on.
Doctor Who Episode: S8, E9 Flatline
More than this by Patrick Ness
Seth drowns, desperate and alone. But then he wakes. Naked, thirsty, starving. But alive. And where is he? The street seems familiar, but everything is abandoned, overgrown, covered in dust. He remembers dying, his skull bashed against the rocks. Has he woken up in his own personal hell? Is there more to this life, or perhaps this afterlife?
Doctor Who Episode: S8, E11 Dark Water
The Girl from Everywhere by Heidi Heilig
As the daughter of a time traveler, Nix has spent sixteen years sweeping across the globe and through the centuries aboard her father’s ship. Modern-day New York City, nineteenth-century Hawaii, other lands seen only in myth and legend—Nix has been to them all. But when her father gambles with her very existence, it all may be about to end.
Doctor Who Episode: S6, E3 The Curse of the Black Spot