Wow, Scratchman was good! It starts as if it is an ordinary Who story, with the Doctor’s picnic being trampled and the discovery: villagers have been turned into scarecrows and were they scary. The remining survivors are rounded up into a church, where the Doctor is trying to use moths to defeat the scarecrows. Moths! … Continue reading Doctor Who: Scratchman by Tom Baker and James Goss.
Do go on, thought Romana. She definitely got a better class of villain than the Doctor. Did Davros wheel out a fruit platter? He did not. I am aware City of Death is a well-regarded Who story from the 1970’s, where the Doctor, and Romana ‘a mere stripling of 125. She had come to him … Continue reading Book Review. City of Death by Douglas Adams.