Doctor Who: The Newbies Guide


This is the second novel in Virgin's Missing Adventures series.

Where does this fit?

This happens in Season 13 between The Brain of Morbius and The Seeds of Doom.

Other Guides to this Story


The Fourth Doctor dresses in a rather bohemian outfit, notable for its long scarf. He is somewhat alien, willing to play the fool, and almost never gets on with authority figures.


Sarah Jane Smith is a journalist who, in The Time Warrior, sneaked into UNIT in search of a story and ended up accompanying the third Doctor on a trip to the middle ages. Sarah has subsequently become the Doctor's travelling companion.

Recurring and Historical Characters

Arthur Conan Doyle was a Victorian author famous for writing the Sherlock Holmes stories.

Rudyard Kipling was a Victorian and Edwardian author and poet. He is responsible for writing numerous famous works, the most well known being The Jungle Book




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