Note: Audio reading of Steve Lyons’ 1998 First Doctor novel.
An original novel set in the 17th Century Salem Witch Trials, featuring the First Doctor as played by William Hartnell
With the Doctor wanting to repair the TARDIS in peace and quiet, Barbara, Ian and Susan decide to get some experience of living in the nearby village of Salem. But the Doctor knows about the horrors destined to engulf the village, and he determines that they should leave.
His friends are not impressed. His granddaughter Susan has her own ideas, and is desperate to return to Salem, whatever the cost. But her actions will lead them all into terrible danger, and cause a tragedy that is already unfolding to escalate out of control.
David Collings, who appeared in the Doctor Who serials Revenge of the Cybermen and Robots of Death, reads this gripping novel by Steve Lyons.