Thursday, 16 December 2010

New BBC Children's Books for 2011

A new range of books are to be released by Doctor Who Children's Books next year, featuring the current TARDIS crew of the Doctor, Amy and Rory. Aimed at a younger audience, each paperback book runs to around 400 pages and will feature two stories, described as "fast-paced, fun-filled Doctor Who adventures!"

Book 1: Heart of Stone / Death Riders
To be published: 3rd February 2011
Available for pre-order from our Amazon shop

Heart of Stone:
A monster made from moon rock is attacking an Earth farm. Everything it touches turns to stone – even people. Can the Doctor, Amy and Rory find out what the creature wants before it’s too late?

Death Riders:
The Galactic Fair has arrived on the mining planet of Stanalan and the Death Ride roller coaster is really drawing in the crowds. But there’s something sinister going on behind all the fun of the fair. Join the Doctor, Amy and Rory as they investigate…

 
Book 2: The Good, the Bad and the Alien / System Wipe
To be published: 3rd February 2011
Available for pre-order from our Amazon shop

The Good, the Bad, and the Alien:
Aliens have crash-landed in the Wild West and they’re ready for a showdown. Can the Doctor, Rory and Amy work out which are the good guys and which are the bad?

System Wipe:
The Doctor finds himself trapped in a virtual world. As he tries to save the characters of the virtual world from being destroyed by a deadly virus, Amy and Rory must fight to keep the Doctor’s body in the real world safe from the mysterious entity known as Legacy...

 
Book 3: Rain of Terror / Extra Time
To be published: 28th April 2011
Available for pre-order from our Amazon shop

Rain of Terror:
On the planet Tanbrek, terrible tiny creatures swarm down from the sky. Can the Doctor, Amy and Rory help the colonists escape from the alien infestation?

Extra Time:
The Doctor, Rory and Amy take a trip to the 1966 World Cup. Rory ends up playing a crucial part in this historic football match, while the Doctor and Amy discover that the Doctor isn't the only alien visiting Wembley...

Book 4: The Underwater War / Terminal of Despair
To be published: 28th April 2011
Available for pre-order from our Amazon shop

The Underwater War:
The Doctor, Amy and Rory join an undersea exploration ship on the planet Hos. When a virus infects the crew, they discover the ship is hiding a dangerous secret...

Terminal of Despair:
The TARDIS crew find themselves trapped in a quarantined spaceport where the waiting passengers have lost all hope of ever getting home. Can the Doctor save them?