Marc Platt

Doctor Who: The Earth Adventures Collection
  • Doctor Who: The Earth Adventures Collection

  • Five classic novelisations of exciting TV adventures set on the planet Earth!

    In Fury from the Deep, the Second Doctor, Jamie and Victoria discover sentient seaweed threatening a gas refinery on the South Coast of England. In Doctor Who and the Pyramids of Mars, the Fourth Doctor and Sarah arrive in 1920s England, where plans are being laid to free Sutekh the Destroyer from his prison on Mars. In The Stones of Blood, the Fourth Doctor, Romana and K9 confront an ancient villainess on Bodcombe Moor. In The Awakening, the Fifth Doctor, Tegan and Turlough become enmeshed in sinister events in the village of Little Hodcombe. In Ghost Light, the Seventh Doctor and Ace visit Perivale in the 1880s and find a terrible secret lurking at Gabriel Chase…

    Read by David Troughton, Tom Baker, Susan Engel, Nerys Hughes and Ian Hogg.

    Each purchase is accompanied by a PDF booklet featuring full cast and credits, chapter-by-chapter navigation, and sleeve notes for each book by David J. Howe.

    “…this always excellent range continues to delight in its pursuit of committing the entire Target Books library to audio.” Doctor Who Magazine

    Sound design by Simon Power
    TARDIS sound effect by Brian Hodgson
    Executive producer: Michael Stevens
    Cover illustration by Chris Achilleos

    (p) BBC Worldwide 2019 © BBC Worldwide 2019
    BBC logo © BBC 1996
    Doctor Who logo © BBC 2018
    A stereo recording
    MCPS

Marc Platt wrote the TV Doctor Who story Ghost Light first broadcast in 1989. He has written many Doctor Who audio plays for Big Finish Productions including Loups-Garoux, Spare Parts, Cradle of the Snake, The Silver Turk. Auld Mortality, A Storm of Angels and The Doctor’s Tale. He also dramatised two stories by former Doctor Who producer Philip Hinchcliffe: The Ghosts of Gralstead and The Devil’s Armada (both with Tom Baker). He has recently dramatised The Wonderful Wizard of Oz for audio. Blake’s 7 audio plays include Flag and Flame, The Sea of Iron and Drones. He is a published author with several TV tie-in novels and short stories to his name.