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February 23rd, 2018 6 comments

Doctor Who: The Christmas Invasion (Target Collection)

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The Tenth Doctor’s first adventure, novelised by bestselling author Jenny T Colgan

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Earth is under attack by power-hungry aliens. This is no time for the Doctor to be out of action.

When a British space probe is intercepted by a sinister alien vessel on the eve of Christmas, it marks the beginning of an audacious invasion of the Earth by the Sycorax – horrifying marauders from beyond the stars. Within hours, a third of humanity stands on the brink of death with not a single shot fired.

Our planet needs a champion – but the Doctor is not fit for service. He’s just regenerated, delirious in a new body and a dressing gown. Forced into his battered shoes is his friend, Rose Tyler, a girl from a London council estate. Will she save the world from this nightmare before Christmas – or see it destroyed?

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  • toptimelord

    May 15th, 2018 - 10:54am

    Now this is some of the nicest Doctor Who merchandise I have seen in a long time! I will definitely be purchasing the whole set of these classy novels!

  • Doctor Stu

    February 23rd, 2018 - 10:40am

    I loved the original robot Santa designs they were so unnerving on the dark streets staring up at Mickey and Rose on the flat balcony. But I was glad of the redesign for runaway bride as I don’t think the old ones would have been as imposing in the daylight

  • DoctorFan

    February 23rd, 2018 - 7:59am

    Strange they used an image for his final story when there are good pictures of him in his pjs

    • The Werewolf

      February 23rd, 2018 - 9:33am

      I’m guessing it’s a deliberate ‘mistake’

    • The 13th Doctor

      February 24th, 2018 - 9:41am

      Also, the picture of Rose is from.Series 2 where she had the shorter hairstyle. They could have used one from the episode, plenty others they could have used to make the cover accurate.

    • booboo

      February 24th, 2018 - 9:50am

      I think in this case its a “deliberate mistake” as a homage to the inaccuracies of the original targets, the artist has said so apparently

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