Doctor Who: The Deviant Strain
The Novrosk Peninsula, the Soviet naval base, has been abandoned, and the nuclear submarines are rusting and rotting. Cold, isolated, forgotten until the Russian Special Forces arrive - and discover that the Doctor and his companions are here too. But there is something else in Novrosk. Something... show more
The Novrosk Peninsula, the Soviet naval base, has been abandoned, and the nuclear submarines are rusting and rotting. Cold, isolated, forgotten until the Russian Special Forces arrive - and discover that the Doctor and his companions are here too. But there is something else in Novrosk. Something that predates everything else, even the stone circle on the cliff top. Something that is at last waking, hunting, killing... Can the Doctor and his friends stay alive long enough to learn the truth? With time running out, they must discover who is really responsible for the Deviant Strain...
Publish date: September 8th 2005
Publisher: BBC Books
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, Science Fiction Fantasy
, Science Fiction
, Media Tie In
, Time Travel
, Pop Culture
, Doctor Who
Series: Doctor Who: New Series Adventures (#4)
A soviet era nuclear naval base has been abandoned. The town surrounding it is surviving essentially at a subsistence level. There is something far more dangerous than the radiation leaking from the subs. It's been there quite a long time sending out a message for help, which Captain Jack inadver...
It wasn't my favorite Doctor Who book, but it's still Doctor Who so ... Aside from that, the plot was just okay. The whole Russian thing isn't really anything I'm interested in though.
In The Deviant Strain, the Doctor, Rose, and Jack answer a distress signal and end up at an abandoned Soviet nuclear base complete with decaying nuclear submarines and, of course, an alien menace.Because there are three characters, the plot of this book is able to branch out and fold back in on itse...
Doctor Who series featuring the Ninth Doctor, Rose and Captain Jack. Russia, some godforsaken forgotten place where people are existing and surviving on the nuclear submarines the Russian military "forgot" there. Captain Jack answers some distress signal and the Doctor, Rose and Captain Jack stumble...