Doctor Who: The Ruby’s Curse

Kingston, Alex


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A stylish Doctor Who sci-fi noir adventure by award-winning actress Alex Kingston, featuring her most famous characters- private detective Melody Malone and legendary time-travelling archaeologist River Song.

She’s got ice in her heart and a kiss on her lips…

1939, New York. Private Eye, Melody Malone, is hired to find a stolen ruby, the Eye of Horus. The ruby might hold the secret to the location of Cleopatra’s tomb – but everyone who comes into contact with it dies. Can Melody escape the ruby’s curse?

1939, New York. River Song, author of the Melody Malone Mysteries, is forced to find a reality-altering weapon, the Eye of Horus – but everyone who comes into contact with it dies. River doesn’t believe in curses – but is she wrong?

From the top-security confines of Stormcage to the barbarism of first-century Egypt, River battles to find the Eye of Horus before its powers are used to transform the universe. To succeed, she must team up with a most unlikely ally – her own fictional alter ego, Melody. And together they must solve another mystery- Is fiction changing into fact – or is fact changing into fiction?

Format: Paperback
Pages: 288
Imprint: BBC EBURY
Publication date: 03/02/2022

ISBN: 9781785947148 Category: