Derek Landy and his Doctor Who eBook: The Mystery of the Haunted Cottage

Derek Landy, the author of the Skulduggery Pleasant series talks about writing for his favourite Doctor (the Tenth) in his new Doctor Who short story The Mystery of the Haunted Cottage. In the tale the Doctor helps Martha battle fictional characters from her childhood.

Derak Landy discusses how Doctor Who traumatised him as a child, and how he worked to make this story different from the Second Doctor adventure The Mind Robber.

The Mystery of the Haunted Cottage is available to pre-order now from these retailers: Amazon (UK | US) and iBookstore

Series 7, episode 9: ‘Hide’ trailers

In “Hide,” Clara (Jenna-Louise Coleman) and the Doctor (Matt Smith) arrive at Caliburn House, a haunted mansion sat alone on a desolate moor.

“It’s ghost time!”

“I am the Doctor – and I am afraid!”

Don’t miss an all new episode of Doctor Who, Hide, premiering Saturday Apr 20 at 8/7c on BBC America.

Within its walls, a ghost-hunting Professor and a gifted psychic are searching for the Witch of the Well. Her apparition appears throughout the history of the building, but is she really a ghost? And what is chasing her?

It falls to the Doctor to determine just who or what the Witch is once and for all…

Written by Luther showrunner Neil Cross, Hide guest-stars Jessica Raineas “emotional psychic” Emma Grayling and Dougray Scott as supernatural investigator Professor Alan Palmer.