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December 4th, 2015 37 comments

Doctor Who Legends of Ashildr Hardback

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Ashildr, a young Viking girl, died helping the Doctor and Clara to save the village she loved. And for her heroism, the Doctor used alien technology to bring her back to life. Ashildr is now immortal – The Woman Who Lived.

Since that day, Ashildr has kept journals to chronicle her extraordinary life. The Legends of Ashildr is a glimpse of some of those stories: the terrors she has faced, the battles she has won, and the treasures she has found.

These are tales of a woman who lived longer than she should ever have lived – and lost more than she can even remember.

An original novel featuring the Twelfth Doctor as played by Peter Capaldi, and Ashildr as played by Maisie Williams.


Categorised under: Books, Story books


  • The Flying Shark

    February 4th, 2016 - 7:01pm

    I got this as a birthday present last Thursday.

  • Alfie cook

    December 22nd, 2015 - 8:05pm

    They should make a sequel and it could do with clara and then the third would be jack and it would be classed as the immortal series

  • Anonymous

    December 15th, 2015 - 10:38pm

    This could be interesting! Ashildr must have a lot of adventures between The Girl Who Died and The Woman who Lived. Only a few are touched on in the latter episode. And what happens between then and “Sleep No More” ?

    • Anonymous

      December 15th, 2015 - 10:41pm

      Also, does the book cover between “The Woman Who Lived” and “Sleep no More” , “The Girl Who Died” and “The Woman Who Lived”, or both?

    • Anonymous

      December 16th, 2015 - 10:21am

      It’s four short stories. Two of them come from Ashildr’s own Diary Chronicles supposedly & the other two are supposed to be stories handed down through the generations. All are set in different distinct time periods with some reasoning on Ashildr’s own background & backstory. They take place after “The Woman Who Lived” but before “Face The Raven”

    • Anonymous

      December 18th, 2015 - 8:34pm


  • Literally, That Season Finale Doh

    December 8th, 2015 - 4:23am

    Who else thinks that they should make a spin-off show about Clara and Me in a, not the, Tardis?

    • waitingforjennysreturn

      December 9th, 2015 - 1:38am

      google doctor who class

    • DoctorSong2016

      December 15th, 2015 - 8:43pm

      No because that’s completely irrelevant and unrelated

  • Aaron

    December 6th, 2015 - 8:57pm

    Does anyone know if the doctor is in this?

    • Sam Richard Bentley

      December 6th, 2015 - 9:50pm

      It literally says ‘featuring the Twelfth Doctor as played by Peter Capaldi’ in the description so, yes, I would guess so…

    • timelord63

      December 15th, 2015 - 6:06pm

      Have just finished reading the novel and despite the blurb above the 12th Dr does NOT feature in the book at all. Was a bit disappointing.

  • Anonymous

    December 5th, 2015 - 3:31pm

    No thanks


      December 6th, 2015 - 12:48pm


  • Doyouhearthem?

    December 5th, 2015 - 10:08am

    But who wrote it?

    • Sam Richard Bentley

      December 5th, 2015 - 10:17am

      Justin Richards, James Goss and David Llewellyn

    • Anonymous

      December 5th, 2015 - 3:20pm

      and Jenny Colgan, I don’t know why you left her out.

    • Sam Richard Bentley

      December 5th, 2015 - 3:42pm

      On Amazon it only listed the three of them under the author listing, that’s why. Jenny Colgan only appears in the description, which I had not read.

  • DannyTheNerd

    December 5th, 2015 - 9:31am

    Its not out till June?! Nuuuuu!

    • booboo

      December 5th, 2015 - 9:33am

      the paperback, hardback is due 10th dec

    • DannyTheNerd

      December 5th, 2015 - 1:50pm

      Oh ok thats good

    • Docfan2000

      December 5th, 2015 - 4:46pm

      is that 10th dec 2015, or 2016???

    • JasonisnotaRobot

      December 5th, 2015 - 4:59pm


    • Doctor_Number 10

      December 28th, 2015 - 7:38am

      I just bought a copy of it tonight. I hope it was worth buying.

  • Anonymous

    December 4th, 2015 - 9:21pm

    i know her agent so i may hand one of these to her for maisie to sign

    • Anonymous

      December 4th, 2015 - 9:46pm

      Good 4 u….

  • Anonymous

    October 24th, 2015 - 10:14pm

    I’ve seen both the episodes… But who is she?

    • DoctorSong2016

      October 24th, 2015 - 11:23pm

      she is Me

  • Clara Oswald

    October 4th, 2015 - 11:27am

    Maisie Williams must be a important character then

  • The Legend Doctor

    October 1st, 2015 - 6:47pm

    Do you know who Ashildr is BooBoo cus of the spoiler sites as i dont.

    • booboo

      October 1st, 2015 - 6:53pm

      not because of spoiler sites, because of a synopsis i read for this, assuming it true that is

    • The Legend Doctor

      October 1st, 2015 - 6:58pm

      I hope shes either..


    • Rufus

      October 2nd, 2015 - 3:28pm

      yeah I must have read the same synopsis – a bit bad to put that out before the episode airs, could be a red herring or theres more to her than what the blurb says. Either way im looking forward to the episodes, always like the ones set in the past with an alien element. Now Julius Ceasar put that time ring down!!

  • 12th Doctor Fan

    October 1st, 2015 - 6:07pm

    No idea who this character is so won’t bother with this.

    • booboo

      October 1st, 2015 - 6:28pm

      you will in good time

  • Anonymous

    October 1st, 2015 - 9:21am

    Well that takes the sting out of all those weird rumours of her being River, Missy, Clara, the Rani or any other female charaters that have been in the show.

    • booboo

      October 1st, 2015 - 9:28am

      the full synopsis listed on some sites is really spoilery, i’m surprised they put it out

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