Past, present and future collide as the Thirteenth Doctor
meets classic Doctor Who companion Ace – in the first epic novel from
the woman who played her, Sophie Aldred.
Once, a girl called
Ace travelled the universe with the Doctor – until, in the wake of a
terrible tragedy they parted company. Decades later, she is known as
Dorothy McShane, the reclusive millionaire philanthropist who heads
global organisation A Charitable Earth.
And Dorothy is haunted by
terrible nightmares, vivid dreams that begin just as scores of young
runaways are vanishing from the dark alleyways of London. Could the
disappearances be linked to sightings of sinister creatures lurking in
the city shadows? Why has an alien satellite entered a secret orbit
around the Moon?
Investigating the satellite with Ryan, Graham
and Yaz, the Doctor is thrown together with Ace once more. Together they
must unravel a malevolent plot that will cost thousands of lives. But
can the Doctor atone for her past incarnation’s behaviour – and how much
must Ace sacrifice to win victory not only for herself, but for the