Four more thrilling soundtrack adventures from the early days of Doctor Who, featuring serials lost from the TV archive. The pictures may be lost, but each of these stories survives as a soundtrack recording. Remastered, and with additional linking narration, they can be enjoyed once more. In The Daleks´ Master Plan, the Daleks have stolen the Time Destructor, and are threatening to destroy the fabric of time itself. Pursued across time and space, the TARDIS crew are in grave danger. In The Massacre, the TARDIS materialises in Paris, 1572, a time of danger and religious strife. When Steven witnesses an execution, he believes the Doctor has been executed in front of his eyes. In The Celestial Toymaker, the travellers arrive in the domain of the Toymaker, where failure to win a series of games could result in them becoming playthings for eternity. In The Savages, the TARDIS arrives on a distant and seemingly idyllic world, but the Doctor, Steven and Dodo discovers that it hides a terrible secret. Special linking narration is provided by Peter Purves, who also recalls his time making the original episodes in a bonus interview. Also included is an edition of BBC Radio´s Archive on 4 from 2009. In Doctor Who - The Lost Episodes Shaun Ley investigates what happened to the missing episodes of Doctor Who from the 1960s. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Peter Purves, William Hartnell, Jackie Lane, full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/004234/bk_rhuk_004234_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Taking drastic measures to escape a Tardis malfunction, the Doctor and Jamie arrive on a rocket, apparently deserted in space, and soon encounter its aggressive robot guard. When a blow to the head then renders the Doctor unconscious, Jamie´s only hope of rescue lies in contacting the Wheel space station which is orbiting nearby. In fact the rocket has other occupants, who are sending out mysterious egg-like spheres to penetrate the Wheel´s outer surface. What dangerous cargo do the spheres bring to the human crew of the Wheel, and what is the intention of those who are sending them? It´s not long before the Doctor and Jamie realise that their old adversaries, the Cybermen, are seeking to invade first the Wheel and then Earth itself... Patrick Troughton´s Doctor once more confronts the Cybermen in this exclusive recording of a ´lost´ television adventure, with linking narration by Wendy Padbury, who played the Doctor´s companion Zoe. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Patrick Troughton, Full Cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bbcw/007044/bk_bbcw_007044_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Jon Culshaw reads this classic novelisation of Doctor Who´s special 20th-anniversary TV adventure, featuring the Doctor in each of his first five incarnations. Each one has been removed from his time-stream and - with one unfortunate exception - brought to the Death Zone on Gallifrey. There, they - along with an array of their loyal former companions - encounter numerous deadly obstacles including Daleks, Cybermen, Yeti, the Master and a fiendish set of puzzles. Who is the ultimate enemy they must all unite to defeat? Based on Terrance Dicks´s epic TV adventure, first broadcast in 1983, The Five Doctors offers listeners a chance to turn the clock back and meet some old friends - and some old enemies. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Nicholas Briggs, Jon Culshaw. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/002953/bk_rhuk_002953_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Nicholas Briggs and Camille Coduri are the readers of these three original novels featuring the Ninth Doctor and Rose, as played on TV by Christopher Eccleston and Billie Piper. Join the Doctor and Rose on these journeys in Time and Space as they encounter faceless killers in 1920s London, get trapped in an alien prison camp and discover something very sinister behind the latest video game craze. The stories are The Clockwise Man by Justin Richards, The Monsters Inside by Stephen Cole and Winner Takes All by Jacqueline Rayner. Based on the hit BBC TV series. Nicholas Briggs has provided the voices of the Daleks, Cybermen, Ice Warriors and numerous other alien characters in the Doctor Who TV series. Camille Coduri played Jackie Tyler in several episodes of the series from 2005 onwards. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Camille Coduri, Nicholas Briggs. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/004136/bk_rhuk_004136_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Freema Agyeman, Reggie Yates, Adjoah Andoh and Will Thorp are the readers of these eight original stories featuring the 10th Doctor and Martha, as played on TV by David Tennant and Freema Agyeman. The titles are; Sting of the Zygons by Stephen Cole, The Last Dodo by Jacqueline Rayner, Wooden Heart by Martin Day, Forever Autumn by Mark Morris, Wetworld by Mark Michalowski, Sick Building by Paul Magrs, The Pirate Loop by Simon Guerrier, and Peacemaker by James Swallow. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Adjoa Andoh, Freema Agyeman, Reggie Yates, Will Thorp. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/rhuk/002763/bk_rhuk_002763_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Doctor answers a psionic distress call being sent from England in the 1920s. There, in the environs of a fairground, he is reunited with an old friend: Harry Houdini. To Adric and Nyssa the name means very little, but to the Doctor´s companion, Tegan, he is a legend. An escape artist extraordinaire, Houdini´s reputation will last for decades. But how does Harry knows so much about Tegan? Is it really just guesswork, as he says? Is Harry right to be concerned about the fairground´s fortune-teller, who claims to have supernatural skills? Both he and the Doctor suspect an alien influence they know of old. What neither the Doctor nor his friends realise is that somewhere in the shadows, a far more sinister and familiar presence is lying in wait for them.... Written by Steve Lyons. Directed by John Ainsworth. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Janet Fielding, Tim Beckman. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bgfn/000111/bk_bgfn_000111_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The TARDIS brings the Doctor, Jamie and Zoe to a sophisticated Earth colony. Olympos is a world of hi-tech cities where the lives of the populace are controlled by an all-seeing, all-knowing supercomputer: Zeus. When the Doctor sees how the human inhabitants have been robbed of the more simple pleasures, he sets out to bring real life back to the colony. But his mental connection to Zeus has some unexpected consequences.... Directed by Lisa Bowerman. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Frazer Hines. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bgfn/000273/bk_bgfn_000273_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When the evil Skelloids launch an attack upon the 17 worlds of the Generios system, its peace-loving inhabitants face total destruction. So it´s fortunate that the famous traveller in time and space known only as the Doctor is in the area - and doubly lucky that with the help of his pretty young assistant, Sally-Anne, he manages to defeat the deadly creatures and save the day. But now it looks as though the Doctor´s luck has run out. Who is the mysterious, curly haired stranger who insists on causing trouble? What role does the feisty redhead, Melanie, play in his scheme? And what have they to do with the sinister alien cylinder approaching Generios? One thing is certain: for the Doctor and Sally-Anne, there´s deadly danger ahead.... Written by Gareth Roberts and Clayton Hickman. Directed by Gary Russell. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Colin Baker, Bonnie Langford, Christopher Biggins. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bgfn/000128/bk_bgfn_000128_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Nineteen thirty-five: a message from a Time Lord in trouble sends the Eighth Doctor and Charlotte ´Charley´ Pollard to the streets of London´s West End, in search of a mysterious alien adversary - unaware that something monstrous is already on their trail. They soon discover that an insidious conspiracy is indeed at work, its tentacles extending the length of the British Isles. Proving its existence won´t be easy, however, after a confrontation in a music hall ends up with the Doctor under arrest and Charley on the run, suspected of murder. All their hopes rest in a musical clue and a man named Hilary - neither of which is much consolation, with the two time travellers the object of a nationwide manhunt. And all the while, the enemy aliens are drawing closer and closer still.... Written by Alan Barnes. Directed by John Ainsworth. 1. Language: English. Narrator: India Fisher, Michael Maloney. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/bgfn/000144/bk_bgfn_000144_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.