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50th Anniversary Short: The Roots Of Evil

reeve-roots-of-evil-50thDetails on the next 50th anniversary short have been revealed. Philip Reeve, author of ‘Mortal Engines’, ‘Here Lies Arthur’ and ‘Goblins!’ will pen a story for the Fourth Doctor, Tom Baker.

The book entitled ‘The Roots Of Evil’ is the fourth in a series of eleven ebook short stories each based on one of the Eleven Doctors.

Story details:

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 digital version is priced £1.99 and released on 23rd April. A paperback anthology of all eleven stories, the Doctor Who Anniversary Anthology will be released on 23rd November 2013 priced at £7.99.

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