|Love and War
(Paul Cornell, adapted by Jacqueline Rayner)
new adaptation of the Virgin New Adventures novel
which introduced Bernice Summerfield; also contains
the prelude from Doctor Who Magazine and a behind-the-scenes
documentary about the making of the story.
a planet called Heaven, all hell is breaking loose.
is a cemetery for both humans and Draconians - a final place of
rest for those lost during wartime. The Doctor arrives on a trivial
mission - to find a book, or so he says - and Ace, wandering around
Joycetown, becomes involved with a charismatic Traveller called
the Doctor is strenuously opposed to the romance.
What is he trying to prevent? Is he planning
some more deadly game connected with the coffins
revered by the mysterious Church of Vacuum
and the unusual Arch that marks the location
of a secret building below ground?
Bernice Summerfield thinks so. Her destiny
is inextricably linked with that of the Doctor,
but even she may not be able to save Ace from
the Time Lord's plans.
time, has the Doctor gone too far?