Doctor Who: Silhouette
"Vastra and Strax and Jenny? Oh no, we don't need to bother them. Trust me." Marlowe Hapworth is found dead in his locked study, killed by an unknown assailant. This is a case for the Great Detective, Madame Vastra. Rick Bellamy, bare-knuckle boxer, has the life drawn out of him by a figure... show more
"Vastra and Strax and Jenny? Oh no, we don't need to bother them. Trust me." Marlowe Hapworth is found dead in his locked study, killed by an unknown assailant. This is a case for the Great Detective, Madame Vastra. Rick Bellamy, bare-knuckle boxer, has the life drawn out of him by a figure dressed as an undertaker. This angers Strax the Sontaran. The Carnival of Curiosities, a collection of bizarre and fascinating sideshows and performers. This is where Jenny Flint looks for answers. How are these things connected? And what does Orestes Milton, rich industrialist, have to do with it all? This is where the Doctor and Clara come in. The Doctor and his friends find themselves thrust into a world where nothing and no one are what they seem. Can they unravel the truth before the most dangerous weapon ever developed is unleashed on London?
Publish date: 2014-09-09
Publisher: Broadway Books
Pages no: 256
Edition language: English
I'd just said few weeks back how I hadn't read any tie-in novels for a bit, when the good people at Blogging for Books offered this. Seemed like a good way to get back into them. Things got off to a rough start when the argument that the Doctor and Clara were having about their next destinatio...
(I got an ARC courtesy of NetGalley, in exchange for an honest review.)This is only the second Doctor Who novel I read. In the meantime, I managed to catch up on a lot of episodes I hadn't seen (including the ones with the Twelfth Doctor); it was a good idea, since otherwise I would have had less cl...
Sigue leyendo para encontrar la reseña en español The plot starts with a very interesting situation. A man has been found murdered -and it's clearly a murder and not a suicide, as it would not be possible for him to stab himself in the back- in a locked room. The last thing he did was starting a let...
I received a free copy of this book from the publisher via Netgalley in exchange for an honest review, thank you! I requested some Doctor Who novels because of the new series of Doctor Who, now featuring the 12th Doctor. I've to admit I still need to watch it, but I missed the first one, and want ...
When the Doctor and Clara visit a carnival in Victorian London after the Doctor detects a power spike, they cross paths with Madame Vastra, Jenny Flint, and Strax. Vastra and Jenny are attempting to solve a locked room mystery while Strax is on the trail of someone who murdered a friend of his. Ho...