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Then and Now – Doctor Who In Review by David J Howe

Then and Now – Doctor Who In Review by David J Howe

For anyone interested in my views on NuWHO, my book THEN AND NOW Vol 1 (covering the Eccleston and Tennant years) is available … and I’ve just added a direct ordering option too if anyone would like a signed copy. Blurb by David J Howe… I was shocked when I realised that I’d not actually written and released a book since 2011, when my horror fiction collection talespinning came out from Telos.  Time has a way of getting away from you ……

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The Two Brigadiers!

The Two Brigadiers!

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce its third free Lethbridge-Stewart short story of 2017. To accompany the just-released novel, The Daughters of Earth, comes a story by newcomer, Jonathan Macho: The Two Brigadiers! Cardiffian Jonathan Macho was a runner up of the South Wales Short Story Competition of 2015, run by Candy Jar Books. His first encounter with Candy Jar Books came in 2014 at their Summer Book Festival. Range Editor Andy Frankham-Allen explains: “I was doing a talk…

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Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe

Dalek: The Astounding Untold History of the Greatest Enemies of the Universe

  Coming later this year from BBC Books is a lavish, richly illustrated ‘biography’ of the Doctor’s deadliest foes, this is the ultimate celebration of all things Dalek. And we have the details and cover art for you to enjoy below. Dalek is the never-before-told history of the Doctor’s most dangerous enemies, the famous ‘Outer Space Robot People’ of the planet Skaro – from their genesis in the thousand-year conflict between Thals and Kaleds, to their survival of the Time…

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DOCTOR WHO MEETS MR. MEN – WHO’S WHO IN THE DR. MEN BOOKS!

DOCTOR WHO MEETS MR. MEN – WHO’S WHO IN THE DR. MEN BOOKS!

Next month sees the release of the next four titles in the Dr. Men book range, celebrating two of the world’s most iconic franchises, Doctor Who and Mr. Men. The first four books – Dr. First, Dr. Fourth, Dr. Eleventh and Dr. Twelfth – are available now telling Time Lord stories with illustrations from Adam Hargreaves, son of the Mr Men & Little Miss creator, Roger Hargreaves. From August, Whovians can enjoy Dr. Second, Dr. Seventh, Dr. Eighth and Dr. Ninth: (links below) There are a host of familiar Doctor Who…

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Doctor Who: Official Annual 2018

Doctor Who: Official Annual 2018

Join the Doctor and his new companions Bill and Nardole for brand-new adventures on board the TARDIS in this year’s Doctor Who Annual. With secrets from the latest series, fact files on the latest terrifying monsters, exciting comic strips, stories, puzzles and activities, it’s the perfect read for any fan of the brilliant BBC show Doctor Who. On sale from: 21 Sep 2017

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART SHORT STORY COLLECTION FOR PRE-ORDER

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART SHORT STORY COLLECTION FOR PRE-ORDER

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce its latest volume of The HAVOC Files, collecting short stories from early 2017 (in print for the first time) and brand new exclusive material! The HAVOC Files 4 contains three short stories only previously available in digital format and released early 2017: United in Blood by Mark Jones; The Runaway Bomb by Nick Walters, and The Two Brigadiers by Jonathan Macho (runner-up of the South Wales short story competition 2015). It also contains…

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Doctor Tenth – Christmas Surprise!

Doctor Tenth – Christmas Surprise!

Get ready for a wibbly wobbly #DrMen adventure with Dr Tenth – Christmas Surprise 🎄 We know what’s at the top of our Christmas list! Available this October 2017. The greatest mash-up in the Whoniverse continues with a new Christmas adventure, starring the Tenth Doctor! Dr Tenth and Donna set out from the TARDIS to find a Christmas tree, but run into an oddly robotic-sounding stranger dressed in red and white along the way . . . Doctor Who meets…

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART THE DREAMER’S LAMENT

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART THE DREAMER’S LAMENT

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce the latest Lethbridge-Stewart novel of 2017. The Dreamer’s Lament sees Lethbridge-Stewart team up once again with Harold Chorley, to investigate the case of a missing train. The trail leads to the Keynsham Triangle, and the year 1815. Together they are thrown into a story of body snatching, slavery and animals that refuse to stay dead. It is written by newcomer to the range, Benjamin Burford-Jones, who previously wrote the children’s novel Beware of…

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COMING SOON! DOCTOR WHO: TALES OF TERROR

COMING SOON! DOCTOR WHO: TALES OF TERROR

Just in time for Halloween is a collection of twelve illustrated terrifying tales from the TARDIS written by six different authors. Doctor Who: Tales Of Terror features twelve original stories by six authors, with twelve original black and white illustrations to sit alongside them. The six authors featured are Jacqueline Rayner, Mike Tucker, Paul Magrs, Richard Dungworth, Scott Handcock and Craig Donaghy. The illustrator is Rohan Eason. Check out the cover art and details below. Tales Of Terror A new…

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Lethbridge Stewart – Bumper Summer Sale!

Lethbridge Stewart – Bumper Summer Sale!

Here comes the sun… And we’re excited to launch our very first Candy Jar Summer Bumper Sale to go with it! We’ve got tons of incredible offers this summer, including super savings and book bundles at crazy discounted prices. This is set to be our biggest sale yet! There’s something for everybody in this book bargain bonanza: 2 for 1 on selected Lethbridge-Stewart novels 2 for £10 on selected Candy Jar titles Low-low discounts on selected other books Plus a couple of freebies available too! PLUS…

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