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DOCTOR WHO MEETS MR MEN – ‘WAVE 3’ OF DR MEN BOOK SERIES OUT NOW!

DOCTOR WHO MEETS MR MEN – ‘WAVE 3’ OF DR MEN BOOK SERIES OUT NOW!

We have the details and artwork of the next four books in the series celebrating two global icons – Doctor Who and the World of Hargreaves, known for Mr. Men and Little Miss. These storybook mash-ups, written and illustrated by Adam Hargreaves, combine the iconic storytelling of Doctor Who with the whimsical humour and design made famous by his father, Roger Hargreaves – creator of the Mr. Men. Available from today are: Dr. Third, Dr. Fifth, Dr. Sixth and Dr….

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART BRAND NEW SHORT ANTHOLOGY ANNOUNCED

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART BRAND NEW SHORT ANTHOLOGY ANNOUNCED

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce a new collection of short stories. Lethbridge-Stewart: Lineage is a series of tales about the Lethbridge-Stewart family from the early 1600s right up to the present day (including three brand new adventures featuring the Brig himself). Lethbridge-Stewart: Lineage features the writing talents of Andrew Allen, Harry Draper, Gareth Madgwick, Wink Taylor, Chris Lynch, David A McIntee and Andy Frankham-Allen, with stories taking place in the 1600s, 1800s, 1940s, 1970s, and 2010s exploring the…

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART SERIES FIVE BEGINS

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART SERIES FIVE BEGINS

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce the amended line-up for the fifth series of its ongoing Lethbridge-Stewart novels. The first book will now be A Very Private Haunting and will be released at the end of the month. This will be followed by The Man from Yesterday and The New Unusual. Lethbridge-Stewart and Anne visit the Scottish village, Glencross, to help out the son of a old army buddy. Strange things are afoot in the village; a teenage boy…

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Missy returns in her own Doctor Who short story collection

Missy returns in her own Doctor Who short story collection

Coming next month is a collection of all-new stories featuring the Doctor’s favourite frenemy, Missy. Played by Michelle Gomez on television, The Missy Chronicles features tales from the first ever female incarnation of the Master. Authors include: Cavan Scott, Jacqueline Rayner, Paul Magrs, James Goss, Peter Anghelides and Richard Dinnick. Check out the details and cover art below. The Missy Chronicles “I’ve had adventures too. My whole life doesn’t revolve around you, you know.” When she’s not busy amassing armies…

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART TWO FREE SHORT STORIES

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART TWO FREE SHORT STORIES

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce two new free Lethbridge-Stewart short stories! What’s Past is Prologue by David A McIntee, and The Note by Andy Frankham-Allen were released over the festive period to subscribers of the Lethbridge-Stewart series, and are now available to the general public. The two stories are connected by a Lethbridge-Stewart family secret which has its origins in 1902 and is not revealed until 1945. Both stories focus on the relationship between the original Alistair Lethbridge-Stewart,…

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART FREE CHRISTMAS STORY

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART FREE CHRISTMAS STORY

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce this year’s free Christmas short story! The Case of the Missing Fairy by Steven Walton is now available free on the Candy Jar website. The book is available here: Talking about The Case of the Missing Fairy, Range Editor Andy Frankham-Allen says: “When Shaun told me he wanted a Christmas story, I groaned and said, ‘well, I don’t have time to write one,’ but then I re-thought and realised that I may have…

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Strictly star Susan Calman has written a new Doctor Who story

Strictly star Susan Calman has written a new Doctor Who story

Just last month Susan Calman revealed it was her “burning ambition” to be in Doctor Who. Now she’s a step closer to realising her dream after making her first foray into the Whoniverse with a brand new short story. The comedian – and, now, dancer – has penned a tale for a brand new collection due for release in March. The book, titled Doctor Who: The Day She Saved the Doctor, contains four stories written by Jenny Colgan, Jacqueline Rayner,…

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INSIDE LOOK AT NEW DALEK BOOK!

INSIDE LOOK AT NEW DALEK BOOK!

Available now 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 a look inside the book 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 War and (as foreseen by…

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART NEW NOVELLA ANNOUNCED

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART NEW NOVELLA ANNOUNCED

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce a new addition to its limited edition Lethbridge-Stewart novella range! The Lost Skin by Andy Frankham-Allen, features Professor Edward Travers, Harold Chorley and Samson Ware, in a mystery that takes them to John o Groats and the Orkney Islands. Originally intended as a novella, Candy Jar previously published parts one and two of The Lost Skin in The HAVOC Files 2 and 3, and will now be completed (with 50% new material) as…

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LETHBRIDGE-STEWART NOVELLA SCHEDULE CHANGE AND NEW TITLE

LETHBRIDGE-STEWART NOVELLA SCHEDULE CHANGE AND NEW TITLE

Candy Jar Books is pleased to announce a new title to its limited edition Lethbridge-Stewart novella range! Travers & Wells features, as the title suggests, Edward Travers teaming up with the grandfather of sci-fi, HG Wells in what may be the first in a series of adventures exploring the inspiration behind many of the Wells’ classics. Range Editor, Andy Frankham-Allen explains: “This novella serves as a kind of back door pilot for a possible series. It’s all dependent on the…

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