Science fiction novelist Justin Richards is famous for his love of fantasy stories and The Resurrection Casket is the perfect example of his passion for sci-fi. In this dark tale of doom and gloom we are taken on a trip to Starfall, where nasty villains and mean smugglers can be spotted lurking in the shadows if you dare to look close enough. In Starfall, modern technology doesn’t work and as a result, the TARDIS is rendered useless and the Doctor worryingly stranded.
The mysterious lost treasure of Hamlek Glint still draws in pioneers who strive to find it and make a fortune from its discovery. However, the lure of money brings with it the threat of greed and a dark side of many adventurers soon rears its ugly head. The Resurrection Casket also hides a promise but a rather different one than fame and fortune yet one that is as equally tempting. The quirky Time Lord works with his faithful sidekick Rose to find out where the Glint is and if the fabled rumours surrounding the power of the Resurrection Casket are true…
This story is read by star of the BBC TV series Doctor Who David Tennant and includes an exclusive interview with Justin Richards – a must-have for any Doctor Who fan!