Hello one and all and welcome to my first ever monthly wrap up. I've been doing these every three months but I thought I'd expand my wrap ups to beyond books and that means each post would be longer. So, let's begin! The Reading Corner Spellslinger - Sebastian de Castell Kellan belongs to a people [...]
~Spoilers ahead!~ New Year's Special: Resolution - Chris Chibnall Story & Review This year's holiday special, Resolution (of the Daleks), brought back a fan favourite enemy. Sent to Earth as a recon agent in the 9th century from Skaro, the Dalek was defeated by three human armies and then chopped into pieces and buried across [...]
I love reading people's 'Best of' lists at the end of the year and seeing their overviews. I've been enjoying them all week on the blogosphere. So without further ado here's my list of books, films and TV shows that I have really stood out to me in the past 12 months.
~Spoilers ahead!~ 11.10 The Battle of Ranskoor Av Kolos - Chris Chibnall Story This episode opens with two aliens: a woman and a man, the Ux, who speak like they belong in a Homeric epic. The man, Delph is attempting to telepathically bind rocks together under the guidance of the woman, Andinio when they're interrupted [...]
~Spoilers ahead!~ 11.9 It Takes You Away - Ed Hime Story Arriving in a Norwegian forest, the Doctor and Team TARDIS spot a secluded cottage in the distance. A chimney but no smoke is enough to intrigue them. As they get closer, they discover a blind young girl, Hanne, inside and that the there is [...]
~Spoilers ahead! ~ 11.8 The Witchfinders - Joy Wilkinson Story On what initially seems to be a festive celebration, the Doctor and pals find themselves embroiled in the Pendle Witch Trials of 1612. Breaking her rule not to interfere, the Doctor attempts to rescue a woman accused of witchcraft but is too slow. Local landowner [...]
~Spoilers ahead! ~ 11.7 Kerblam! - Pete McTighe Story Kerblam! opens in the TARDIS with a delivery. 'It's the Kerblam man!' the Doctor says excitedly - a teleporting postal robot working for the largest retailer in the galaxy - with a parcel for the Doctor. Two regenerations too late, a Fez has arrived in the [...]