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Big Bang Generation is a BBC Books original novel written by Gary Russell and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It features the Twelfth Doctor and Bernice Summerfield, making her first appearance in the New Series Adventures along with the Doctor from the revived series.[1] The book was released on 10 September 2015 as a part of The Glamour Chronicles, alongside Royal Blood and Deep Time.[2]

Big Bang Generation
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AuthorGary Russell
SeriesDoctor Who book:
New Series Adventures
Release number
Twelfth Doctor
Bernice Summerfield
PublisherBBC Books
Publication date
10 September 2015
Preceded byRoyal Blood 
Followed byDeep Time 


An unabridged audiobook version of Big Bang Generation was released on 1 October 2015. It was read by Lisa Bowerman who played the part of a Cheetah person named Karra in the 1989 Doctor Who story Survival. She also voices the character of Bernice Summerfield in many audio plays, released on CD by Big Finish.[3]


  1. ^ Ward, Harry (26 August 2015). "Bernice Summerfield to feature in 12th Doctor novel". Doctor Who News. Retrieved 13 June 2016.
  2. ^ "Doctor Who: Glamour Chronicles". Doctor Who News. 10 August 2015. Retrieved 13 June 2016.
  3. ^ "Doctor Who: Big Bang Generation: A 12th Doctor novel". Retrieved 13 June 2016.

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