Tuesday, 2 April 2013

Phillip Reeve Revealed As Writer For Fourth Doctor eBook

The latest instalment in a series of eBooks celebrating Doctor Who's 50th Anniversary has been revealed as "The Roots of Evil". Written by Phillip Reeve, author of Here Lies Arthur and The Mortal Engines among other titles, the story features the Fourth Doctor and his companion Leela, as played on screen by Tom Baker and Louise Jameson respectively.

A synopsis has been released for the story:
"When the Fourth Doctor takes Leela to visit an immense tree space station known as the Heligan Structure, little do they know that the tree has been asleep for centuries, dreaming of vengeance against a man in a blue box... As the tree awakes, the Time Lord and his companion soon discover why they are such unwelcome guests."
The eBook will be available to buy from 23rd April, and can be pre-ordered from Amazon and iTunes.