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

“Well, I doubt you’ll ever see a bigger insect.”

Gabby Nichols is putting her son to bed when she hears her daughter cry out. ‘Mummy there’s a daddy longlegs in my room!’ Then the screaming starts… Kevin Alperton is on his way to school when he is attacked by a mosquito. A big one. Then things get dangerous.

But it isn’t the dead man cocooned inside a huge mass of web that worries the Doctor. It isn’t the swarming, mutated insects that make him nervous.

With the village cut off from the outside world, and the insects becoming more and more dangerous, the Doctor knows that unless he can decode the strange symbols engraved on an ancient stone circle, and unravel a mystery dating back to the Second World War, no one is safe.

Formats & editions

  • Hardback

    9781849907736

    October 1, 2014

    BBC Books

    256 pages

    RRP $15.99

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  • EBook

    9781448142347

    September 11, 2014

    BBC Digital

    256 pages

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