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Book Reviews – ‘Short Trips: Zodiac’ (Doctor Who)

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As I reviewed ‘The Switching’ as part of the ‘Masterful’ limited edition box set by Big Finish, I decided to check out the stories featured in the ‘Short Trips: Zodiac’ collection. I hope to update my reviews on the ‘Short Trips: Companions’ and ‘Short Trips: Transmissions’ collections as part of my ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season later this year. Continue reading

‘The Darksmith Legacy’ review – ‘The Pictures of Emptiness’

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It’s time for the eighth book of ‘The Darksmith Legacy’ series of ‘Doctor Who’ today, which is ‘The Pictures of Emptiness’ by Jacqueline Rayner. It features the Tenth Doctor, who now has to travel alone without his companion Gisella as he heads for London, Earth where the Darksmith Collective is about to meet their clients who want the Eternity Crystal. Continue reading

March of the Thirteenth Doctor #13

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Very timely for this to be Day 13 of the ‘March of the Thirteenth Doctor’ season! 😀 Before you check out today’s story, check out ‘Citation Needed’ from ‘The Target Storybook’. It provides a lead in to the season finale of Series 11 of ‘Doctor Who’ called ‘The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos’ with the Thirteenth Doctor, Graham, Ryan and Yaz. Continue reading

Book Reviews – ‘The Target Storybook’ (Doctor Who)

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This year’s ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini-review season continues as we look into ‘The Target Storybook’ of ‘Doctor Who’. This is a collection of 15 short stories, which are ‘thrilling new adventures’ by writers and actors from the hit BBC TV series. This was a very fascinating and enjoyable collection of ‘Doctor Who’ short stories to read through. Continue reading

CD review – ‘Time Apart’ (Doctor Who)

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I didn’t post this latest audio review on my blog because it’s ‘Doctor Who’s 57th anniversary. That was a coincidence, though I certainly picked the right day for it. 😀 Incidentally… Continue reading

CD Review – ‘Donna Noble: Kidnapped!’

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Today, I’ve reviewed ‘Donna Noble: Kidnapped!’, an audio spin-off from new series ‘Doctor Who’ by Big Finish. It stars Catherine Tate, Jacqueline King and Niky Wardley. This has been a fun four-episode spin-off series to listen to, set between ‘Silence In The Library’/’Forest of the Dead’ and ‘Midnight’. Continue reading

Book Reviews – ‘The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who’

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We continue this year’s ‘Nyssa Challenge’ mini review season by looking into another collection of ‘Doctor Who’ short stories. Today, we look at ‘The Scientific Secrets of Doctor Who’. This is a collection of 15 short stories as well as 15 essays looking into the scientific aspects of the ‘Doctor Who’ TV series. Continue reading

CD review – ‘100’ (Doctor Who)

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My ‘Doctor Who’ CD review of ‘100’ is now on ‘Bradley’s Basement’! This is the second exciting Big Finish audio CD release containing four single episode stories. It also celebrated 100 releases of ‘Doctor Who’ CDs by Big Finish at the time in 2007! The CD stars Colin Baker as the Sixth Doctor and Maggie Stables as Evelyn. Continue reading

Book Review – ‘EarthWorld’ (Doctor Who)

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Today I’ve added my book review on the ‘Doctor Who’ story, ‘EarthWorld’! This is an Eighth Doctor adventure in book form and was chosen for the 50th anniversary collection of ‘Doctor Who’ books to represent the Eighth Doctor era! The story features the Eighth Doctor, Fitz Kreiner and Anji Kapoor. Continue reading

CD review – ‘Love and War’ (Doctor Who)

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Today, I’ve posted my ‘Doctor Who’ review on the Seventh Doctor audio adventure called ‘Love and War’ on ‘Bradley’s Basement’Love and War’ features Sylvester McCoy as the Seventh Doctor with Sophie Aldred as Ace and Lisa Bowerman as Bernice Summerfield. It also features James Redmond and Bernard Holley. Continue reading