Tag: Barnaby Edwards

The Beast and the Bethany

The Beast and the Bethany by Jack Meggitt-Phillips (Egmont, 2020); audiobook read by Barnaby Edwards (Bolinda, 2020) A macabre mid- middle-grade romp very much of the Roald Dahl school. The humour is dark, the protagonists are anti-heroes and the Beast itself is suitably vile. The eccentricity, however, feels more mapped-out than off-the-cuff. Barnaby Edwards puts in a good performance.  …

Doctor Who: The Bride of Peladon

Doctor Who: The Bride of Peladon by Barnaby Edwards (Big Finish, 2008) Edwards has successfully paired Peter Davison’s Doctor (in all its earnestness) with Pertwee-era Peladon and many of the elements associated with that original brace of stories. The production features intrigue and misdirection (without overdoing it), decent voice acting and a surprise villain.