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Best Seller
Doctor: doctor::Eighth Doctor
Companion(s): Charley Pollard
Main setting: Melbourne, Australia
New York, USA
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Writer: Ian Mond and Danny Oz
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Part of: Short Trips: Monsters
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Best Seller was the first short story in the Short Trips anthology Short Trips: Monsters. It was written by Ian Mond and Danny Oz. It featured the Eighth Doctor and Charley Pollard.

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A new, best-selling sci-fi novel, The Darvias Saga, released in a very limited edition, is causing riots at bookshops. The Doctor investigates the publishers while Charley teams up with the Campaign for Real Literature, who have decided the author must be assassinated.

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  • Gary Oldman and Madonna are mentioned as actors who could play roles in a Darvias Saga movie.

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  • Charley feels uncomfortable wearing clothes that show more flesh than she is used to.
  • Mr Tluss and his colleagues created chaos on Kelpa by introducing a wooden toy and on Zassaph with a ceremonial headdress.

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