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September 6th, 2011 47 comments

Doctor Who: Magic of the Angels Quick Read Book

Doctor Who: Magic of the Angels
by Jacqueline Rayner

‘No one from this time will ever see that girl again…’

The Doctor, Amy and Rory round off a sight-seeing tour round London with a trip to the theatre. That’s when things start to go wrong.

The Doctor wonders why so many young girls are going missing from the area. When he sees Sammy Star’s amazing magic act, he thinks he knows the answer. Sammy’s glamorous assistant disappears at the climax of the act – but this is no stage trick.

The Doctor and his friends team up with residents of an old people’s home to discover the truth. And together they find themselves face to face with a deadly Weeping Angel.

Whatever you do – don’t blink!

A thrilling all-new adventure featuring the Doctor, Amy and Rory, as played by Matt Smith, Karen Gillan and Arthur Darvill in the spectacular hit series from BBC Television

Released 2/2/2012


Categorised under: Books, Story books

47 comments

  • The Flying Shark

    June 8th, 2012 - 8:04pm

    I borrowed this from the library in February when it came out. It was an amazing book and very exciting. Now, as from yesterday, I now own my very own copy! I’ve started reading it again I like it so much! Hooray Weeping Angels!

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  • Bow tie of Doom (Mood fit woo eb)

    February 26th, 2012 - 1:19pm

    I wouldn’t mind seeing this get turned into a TV adventure! :)

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    • King of the Tenza

      February 26th, 2012 - 1:33pm

      Never read it, but I totally agree after reading the description! I also wish they would turn some of the TV stories in to books and they could have in them unseen scenes. I’d love to read a book of Night Terrors and The Girl Who Waited. Oh and A Good Man Goes to War! :) :)

    • McGann is The Doctor

      August 4th, 2012 - 4:00pm

      Not to mention, dare I say it, The Doctor’s Wife ! :D

  • Mumble5557

    February 14th, 2012 - 4:50pm

    in asda this is £1 a bargin!! I have it

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  • doctorwhomad

    February 4th, 2012 - 3:31pm

    I got this book today. Just finished reading it. It’s a brilliant book with some funny parts in in it. The beginning of the book is really funny. I think maybe there should have been a little bit more of the Weeping Angels in it but still, i would highly recommend getting this book. It’s great. Also, it doesn’t really take very long to read. It took me 2 and a half hours to read non stop.Great book! :grin:

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    • Bow tie of Doom (Mood fit woo eb)

      February 7th, 2012 - 3:29pm

      Just finished it! Started reading it last night and it was amazing! Of course I couldn’t read all in one go:
      a) bed
      b) I took some breaks
      but as you said the Angels could have been used more but all in all superb writing. One thing I will say though it wasn’t as good as Touched By An Angel which I recommend if you haven’t already read it! :)
      p.s I did read The Sontaran Games in one go though! :)

    • doctorwhomad

      February 14th, 2012 - 4:27pm

      Yeah, i agree. I’ve read Touched By An Angel and i thought it was brilliant. The Angels were in it quie a lot ad it was a good story as well. :smile:

  • harold saxon

    September 29th, 2011 - 10:03pm

    i like these quick read books.

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  • Ethanjg

    September 29th, 2011 - 9:41pm

    cool i want it but i guess ill have to wait

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  • Captain Jack

    September 23rd, 2011 - 7:20pm

    probley get it from the libary

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  • King of the weevils

    September 12th, 2011 - 3:02pm

    had a dream where I found this and some torchwood books. Then I woke up :(

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  • Intergalactic

    September 8th, 2011 - 4:53pm

    I can’t wait for next year. It will be a brand-new, fresh start; to Doctor Who and everything.

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  • the TARDIS

    September 7th, 2011 - 10:03pm

    I have loads of who books: all from the Clockwise Man to the Krillitane Storm which is 36 books, the 12 latest matt smith books, the decide your destiny’s, the 2 in 1s, the handbooks, the companion compendium and monster miscellany, the quiz books, the darksmith legacy plus all the quick reads… I am not missing this…

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  • doctorwhofan27

    September 7th, 2011 - 9:02pm

    Yes! I have wanted an eleventh doctor quick read since he got fully introduced! I will definitely buy this!

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  • harold saxon

    September 7th, 2011 - 8:51pm

    looks interesting!

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  • Toby A

    September 7th, 2011 - 7:15pm

    i hope it’s good

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  • STARZOOK

    September 6th, 2011 - 7:13pm

    got lots of who books ill get this one after im done with hunters moon have u got that book boo boo hunters moon ??

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    • booboo

      September 6th, 2011 - 7:17pm

      i not good with books

  • realbreezblock

    September 6th, 2011 - 6:05pm

    No! They can’t put an angel on the cover (Because the image of an angel becomes itself an angel!)

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    • MasterKasterborous

      September 6th, 2011 - 10:41pm

      Damn it. I looked into the eye of the angel.

    • Twelth Cyber Legion

      September 7th, 2011 - 6:22am

      Same, help me

    • Sebatron

      September 8th, 2011 - 7:43am

      close your eyes. QUICK!!!!!

  • THE PONDS

    September 6th, 2011 - 3:25pm

    The only quick read book iv’e got is code of the krillitains

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    • crazy doctor who fan

      September 6th, 2011 - 5:40pm

      I’ve the sontaran games and I am a dalek

    • Black TARDIS

      September 6th, 2011 - 6:06pm

      I’ve got Code of the Krillitanes, I am a Dalek, Sontaran Games, Revenge of the Judoon, Made of Steel… I think that is it

    • whofan4ever

      September 6th, 2011 - 6:15pm

      i got sontaran games

      pretty good

    • Anonymous

      September 6th, 2011 - 6:51pm

      There are only 5:
      1: ‘I am a Dalek’,
      2: ‘Made of Steel’,
      3: ‘Revenge of the Judoon’,
      4: ‘The Sontaran Games’,
      5: ‘Code of the Krillitanes’.

    • DavidMorgan

      September 6th, 2011 - 6:51pm

      This will be the 6th.

    • IAMTHEDOCTOR11

      September 6th, 2011 - 9:25pm

      I have all five.

    • Doom Dalek

      October 26th, 2011 - 10:05am

      I Only Need This And I Am A Dalek

  • Androvax

    September 6th, 2011 - 3:25pm

    Great news!

    I loved the other quick reads and The Weeping Angels, it’ll be great to get another book with them in!

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    • THE PONDS

      September 7th, 2011 - 6:19pm

      Me Too!

  • Mikel

    September 6th, 2011 - 11:21am

    Do you get a free bar of Galaxy? :D

    i am joking.

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    • C@A

      September 6th, 2011 - 11:29am

      *applauds you*

  • Liason Ice

    September 6th, 2011 - 10:00am

    Looks like an interesting read, although the Quick Reads usually are.

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    • D0ct0r11

      September 6th, 2011 - 9:58pm

      Yeah, I always pick them up. I find that the shortness of the book forces the author to be a lot more concise with their story, so they’re often quite good.

      But Weeping Angels again?! I know they’re a great enemy, but they’re starting to be overused.

  • silence will fall

    September 6th, 2011 - 9:56am

    hopfully i can get it!

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  • King of the weevils

    September 6th, 2011 - 9:32am

    I have made of steel, the sontaran games and code of the krillitanes. Been trying to hunt down I am a dalek and revenge of the judoon for a while. Hope I get them before this is released. Looks like a really good read. When is out booboo?

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    • booboo

      September 6th, 2011 - 9:33am

      not until 2/2/2012

    • King of the weevils

      September 6th, 2011 - 9:36am

      Is that when the other 2 in 1 books come out as well?

    • booboo

      September 6th, 2011 - 9:50am

      yes it is

    • Mels

      September 6th, 2011 - 10:01am

      Nice. Is this the 1st quick read for the 11th Doctor, or have a missed some lol?

    • MasterKasterborous

      September 6th, 2011 - 10:16am

      King of the weevils I suggest you look on Amazon. Both ‘I Am A Dalek’ and ‘Revenge Of The Juddon’ are on there. Hurry though only a few left.

    • Mels

      September 6th, 2011 - 10:36am

      If you have a kindle/kobo (or other eReader) you can get them there too.

  • MasterKasterborous

    September 6th, 2011 - 9:06am

    I have got the all five quick reads books and at at £1.99 I won’t be missing this one.

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  • callum simmons

    September 6th, 2011 - 8:51am

    sounds cool!

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