BBC Books have released details on the next Doctor Who Quick Reads novel, Revenge of the Judoon. Written byTerrance Dicks, this novel sends the Doctor and Martha to Balmoral in 1902. Revenge of the Judoon will be out on March 6th, 2008.
Here they meet Captain Harry Carruthers – friend of the new king Edward VII. Together they head for the castle to see the king – only to find that Balmoral Castle is gone, leaving just a hole in the ground. The Doctor realises it is the work of the Judoon – a race of ruthless intergalactic mercenary space police.
While Martha and Carruthers seek answers in London, the Doctor finds himself in what should be the most deserted place on Earth – and he is not alone.
With help from Arthur Conan Doyle, the Doctor and his friends discover a plot to take over the world. With time running out, who will fall victim to the revenge of the Judoon?