Mike Tucker

Author

About Mike Tucker

Mike Tucker is an author specialising in books for children and young adults, and has written several original 'Doctor Who' novels, a number of 'Merlin' novelisations, and original fiction for other shared universes. He has also written numerous factual books relating to film and television, including a history of the BBC's Visual Effects Department, where he used to work.

Alongside his writing, Mike works as a Visual Effects Designer, and his company - The Model Unit - recently won a BAFTA Craft Award for its miniature effects work on the 50th anniversary 'Doctor Who' episode 'The Day of the Doctor'.

Recent activity

Christmas Eve
A remarkable book that your children will love this Christmas. Doctor Who: Twelve Doctors of Christmas by Mike Tucker.
5 months ago
World Storytelling Day
Discover Doctor Who: Tales of Terror by Mike Tucker. Published by BBC Children's Books.
2 years ago
Umbrella Day
#NationalUmbrellaDay so why not read all about the rain in Doctor Who: Rain of Terror by Mike Tucker from BBC Children's Books.
2 years ago
Christmas
It's that time again. Pen your letters to Father Christmas and get in the mood with Doctor Who: Twelve Doctors of Christmas by Mike Tucker from BBC Children's Books.
2 years ago
November Events
What better book than Doctor Who Book 3: Alien Adventures by Mike Tucker to stay inside and get lost in! From BBC Children's Books.
2 years ago
International Literacy Day
Reading is so much fun, why not read Doctor Who Book 3: Alien Adventures. Written by Richard Dinnick, published by BBC Children's Books.
2 years ago
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Out Now!
Out now! Doctor Who: Tales of Terror by Mike Tucker and Richard Dungworth, illustrated by Mike Tucker. Published by BBC Children's Books.
2 years ago