BBC Books will be releasing three new original story books for the 12th Doctor in the same vein as the 11th and 10th Doctor books that came out when those Doctor's eras was in full swing. The first batch of three will be out September 9th in the US and are available from Amazon or Barnes and Noble.
Marlowe Hapworth is found dead in his locked study, killed by an
unknown assailant. This is a case for the Great Detective, Madame
Rick Bellamy, bare-knuckle boxer, has the life drawn out of him by a
figure dressed as an undertaker. This angers Strax the Sontaran.
The Carnival of Curiosities, a collection of bizarre and fascinating
sideshows and performers. This is where Jenny Flint looks for answers.
How are these things connected? And what does Orestes Milton, rich
industrialist, have to do with it all? As the Doctor and Clara joint the
hunt for thr truth they find themselves thrust into a world where
nothing and no one are what they seem.
“Well, I doubt you’ll ever see a bigger insect.”
Gabby Nichols is putting her son to bed when she hears her daughter
cry out. ‘Mummy there’s a daddy longlegs in my room!’
Then the screaming
starts… Kevin Alperton is on his way to school when he is attacked by a
mosquito. A big one. Then things get dangerous.
But it isn’t the dead man cocooned inside a huge mass of web that
worries the Doctor. It isn’t the swarming, mutated insects that make him
With the village cut off from the outside world, and the insects
becoming more and more dangerous, the Doctor knows that unless he can
decode the strange symbols engraved on an ancient stone circle, and
unravel a mystery dating back to the Second World War, no one is safe.
An asteroid in the furthest reaches of space – the most secure prison
for the most dangerous of criminals. The Governor is responsible for
the cruellest murderers. So he’s not impressed by the arrival of the man
they’re calling the most dangerous criminal in the quadrant. Or, as he
prefers to be known, the Doctor.
But when the new prisoner immediately sets about trying to escape, and keeps trying, the Governor sets out to find out why.
Who is the Doctor and what’s he really doing here? And who is the
young woman who comes every day to visit him, only to be turned away by
the guards? When the killing finally starts, the Governor begins to get