Category Archives: Book

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who and the Leisure Hive’

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I’ve decided to fill in the gaps of my reviews on the Target novelizations/audiobooks of Season 18 of ‘Doctor Who’! Today, I’m sharing my review on the novelization/audiobook of ‘The Leisure Hive’ by David Fisher. The story features the Fourth Doctor and Romana as well as a little bit of K-9. The audiobook for ‘Doctor Who and the Leisure Hive’ is read by Lalla Ward. Continue reading

Seasons 10, 12, 18 and 19 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison

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At the time of this blog post, I’m currently checking out the Season 24 Blu-ray box set of ‘Doctor Who’ with Sylvester McCoy. I’m looking forward to sharing updated reviews on ‘Time and the Rani’, ‘Paradise Towers’, ‘Delta and the Bannermen’ and ‘Dragonfire’ sometime soon on my blog. Stay tuned for news! Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who – The Witchfinders’

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Here we are on the last of three new Target novelizations/audiobooks of three ‘Doctor Who’ TV episodes from the new series. It’s time for ‘The Witchfinders’ by Joy Wilkinson, featuring the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz. I greatly enjoyed reading and hearing this Target novelization/audiobook. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who – The Crimson Horror’

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It’s time to check out another Target novelization/audiobook of a new series ‘Doctor Who’ episode! Today, it’s time to look into the Target novelization/audiobook of ‘The Crimson Horror’ by Mark Gatiss, featuring the Eleventh Doctor, Clara Oswald, Madam Vastra, Jenny Flint and Strax who fight against the menace of Mrs. Gillyflower and Mr. Sweet at Sweetville in Victorian Yorkshire. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who and the Dæmons’

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Just in case you missed it today, I’ve read and heard the novelization/audiobook of the ‘Doctor Who’ story ‘The Dæmons’ by producer Barry Letts, based on the scripts by him and Robert Sloman (under the pseudonym of ‘Guy Leopold’). The story features the Third Doctor, Jo, the Master and U.N.I.T. The audiobook for ‘Doctor Who and the Dæmons’ is also read by Barry Letts. Continue reading

Season 8 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #5

In memory of Damaris Hayman

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Season 8 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #3

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We’re back with another story in the Season 8 Blu-ray box set of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee! It’s time for ‘The Claws of Axos’, the third story in Season 8 and the first story by writers Bob Baker and Dave Martin for the TV series. The Third Doctor, Jo, the Brigadier, Mike Yates and Sgt. Benton tackle the menaces of the Axons and the Master in this one. Continue reading

Season 8 of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee on Blu-ray #1

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It’s Spring Bank Holiday Monday in May in the UK today! 🙂

I’ve recently updated my reviews on the five stories featured in the Season 8 Blu-ray box set of ‘Doctor Who’ with Jon Pertwee. I’m currently looking forward to Season 24 of ‘Doctor Who’ on Blu-ray with Sylvester McCoy when it comes out soon. For now, let’s talk about the five stories of Season 8 each in turn for each day of this week. Season 8 of ‘Doctor Who’ stars Jon Pertwee as the Third Doctor and Katy Manning as Jo Grant with Nicholas Courtney as the Brigadier, Roger Delgado as the Master, Richard Franklin as Captain Mike Yates and John Levene as Sergeant Benton. Continue reading

Novelization/Audiobook review – ‘Doctor Who – Dalek’

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What good timing this is! With the recent release of ‘Ravagers’, the first volume of ‘The Ninth Doctor Adventures’ by Big Finish starring Christopher Eccleston, it’s time to check out my review on the ‘Doctor Who’ Target novelization/audiobook of ‘Dalek’ by Robert Shearman, featuring the Ninth Doctor and Rose Tyler. Continue reading

Week 3 – ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’

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And welcome back everyone to the ‘Star Wars Sequels Review Season’!

It’s time to conclude the original Thrawn trilogy of ‘Star Wars’ books by Timothy Zahn as we look into the third instalment called ‘The Last Command’. I read the e-book version of ‘The Last Command’ from January to February 2021. I was watching the sequels trilogy and the ‘Empire of Dreams: The Story of the ‘Star Wars’ Trilogy’ making-of documentary whilst reading this book. Continue reading