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An original novel featuring the Twelfth Doctor and Clara as played by Peter Capaldi and Jenna Coleman

“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? As the Doctor and Clara joint the hunt for thr truth they find themselves thrust into a world where nothing and no one are what they seem.

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  • Paperback

    9781785942389

    January 3, 2017

    BBC Books

    256 pages

    RRP $19.99

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  • EBook

    9781448142330

    September 11, 2014

    BBC Digital

    256 pages

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