Final Doctor Who TV novelisations on way at last, but covers disappoint

Two long-awaited adaptations of Eric Saward’s Doctor Who stories Resurrection of the Daleks and Revelation of the Daleks are on their way at last from BBC Books, but the covers are, frankly, underwhelming.Continue reading Final Doctor Who TV novelisations on way at last, but covers disappoint

Resurrection of the Daleks by Adrian Salmon

Resurrecting the Doctor Who Target Book That Never Was

As part of an audience with writer Eric Saward, there will be a reading of Chapter One of the Target Book that never was – an adaptation of the Fifth Doctor story Resurrection of the Daleks – at Manchester’s Fab Cafe this Sunday (27th November 2016). As writer and Script Editor of Doctor Who during theContinue reading Resurrecting the Doctor Who Target Book That Never Was

Words From Beyond: Old Interviews With Comics Creators

Interviews with comics creators are something that we have run here on downthetubes for many years and we are always thankful to the artists, writers, editors, and production team members for taking the time and effort to answer our questions. We are well aware that for self-employed creators the time they take to answer ourContinue reading Words From Beyond: Old Interviews With Comics Creators

10 Questions: Author Paul Scoones

  On sale now from publishers Telos Publishing is The Comic Strip Companion: The Unofficial and Unauthorised Guide to Doctor Who in Comics: 1964 — 1979. Written by New Zealand author Paul Scoones, the book documents the early history of one of the world’s longest-running comic strips – and certainly, perhaps, the longest-running licensed scienceContinue reading 10 Questions: Author Paul Scoones