Wednesday, 21 November 2007
November 21, 2007 •
Posted By John Bowman
has died suddenly at the age of 67.
Haining, who lived in Suffolk, wrote a number of books about
, starting with the 20th-anniversary volume
Doctor Who: A Celebration - Two Decades Through Time And Space
Other titles followed, namely
The Key To Time: A Year-By-Year Record
The Doctor Who File
The Time-Travellers' Guide
Doctor Who: 25 Glorious Years
The Nine Lives of Doctor Who
Haining also wrote about fictional heroes Sherlock Holmes, Poirot, Maigret and James Bond. In addition, he edited many anthologies of horror and fantasy stories.
In 2001, he won the British Fantasy Awards Karl Edward Wagner Award.
It is believed the cause of death was a heart attack.
(Thanks to Tony Clark and Grant Watson.)
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