Audio and book series
was a collection of audio and prose stories about the adventures of Iris Wildthyme series Iris Wildthyme, often accompanied by her companion Panda.
Paul Magrs created the character of Iris Wildthyme for his Phoenix Court series of novels (predating this, an earlier version of the character appeared in his first published work, Patient Iris).
She was first introduced to the
Doctor Who universe in his 1998 Fourth Doctor short story before being more fully featured in several novels of Old Flames BBC Books Eighth Doctor and Past Doctor ranges.
Iris later made her audio debut in
Big Finish Productions' , where she was portrayed by Excelis Dawns Katy Manning. Manning would go on to play Iris in all future audio stories, and she would be the basis for illustrations of Iris on the cover of most Iris Wildthyme books.
August 2005, Big Finish released the prose anthology as part of their Wildthyme on Top New Worlds label. This was followed a few months later by , the first Wildthyme at Large Iris Wildthyme audio story, which notably introduced her companion Panda. Further anthologies of short stories and novellas featuring Iris were published by Obverse Books, (as well Salt Publishing) and Paul Magrs wrote further novels featuring Iris and Panda for Snowbooks Ltd.
2011 to 2013, Snowbooks Ltd released a trilogy of Magrs-penned novels about the adventures of Iris and Panda.
The New Adventures of Iris Wildthyme [ edit | edit source ]
2019, Obverse Books released the first installment in a new series of Iris Wildthyme novels by Paul Magrs.
Main article: Obverse Sextet
Iris Wildthyme book was published as part of , a series of six novellas released in 2019 to celebrate the 10th anniversary of Obverse Books.
The character is also a major character in
, the closing instalment of Vanishing Tales of the City .
Main article: Series 1 (IW)
Main article: Iris Wildthyme: The Complete Series Two
Christmas Special was also released in 2009.
Main article: Iris Wildthyme: The Complete Series Three
Main article: Iris Wildthyme: The Complete Series Four
Main article: The Worlds of Big Finish (audio anthology)
May 2015 audio anthology featured characters from several of The Worlds of Big Finish Big Finish's audio ranges, including Iris Wildthyme. The story featuring Iris, by Kronos Vad's History of Earth Vol. 36,379 David Llewellyn, reintroduced the character of Captain Turner, who had not appeared since Iris' Doctor Who debut in ; he would go on to be Iris' main companion in the Big Finish boxset Old Flames .
Main article: Wildthyme Reloaded (audio anthology)