Colin Baker reads this thrilling novelization of a classic Doctor Who
adventure, his debut as the sixth Doctor.
The Doctor has regenerated, having sacrificed his fifth persona to save
Peri’s life. But things are not going well. On this occasion the process of regeneration is by no means smooth, for the even-tempered,
good-humored fifth Doctor has given way to a rather disturbed and unsettled successor. In a particularly irascible moment the new Doctor comes dangerously close to committing a shocking crime. Overwhelmed with guilt for his violent behavior, the repentant Time Lord decides to become a hermit …
About the Author
Eric Saward has been a bookseller, an English teacher, a writer, and a theater electrician. His success in writing drama scripts for radio led to a commission to write the Doctor Who season nineteen story The Visitation. Since then he has continued to pursue a career as a freelance writer, including translated scripts for German, Norwegian, and Icelandic radio.