Kieren sheds his contact lenses and cover-up mousse in public for the first time, but he is wrongly accused of freeing the rabids at the GP surgery and hauled in front of the tyrannical parish council.moreless
The boys gain an unexpected addition to their workforce with the arrival of Pythagoras's feisty younger brother, Arcas. Charged with escorting a valuable cargo across the desert, the gang travels into the unknown with a ramshackle caravan of strangers.
It is not long before their journey takes a decidedly spooky turn; after spending a night in a temple dedicated to the Furies, it soon becomes clear that one amongst their number has something to hide. As danger closes in and a dark secret is exposed, our heroes are forced to confront some uncomfortable truths as they fight for their lives under the desert sun.
Gently's former snout, China, dies in suspicious circumstances, and a local teenager disappears. Investigating, Gently uncovers an unsavoury connection between a police superintendent and a gang of hooligans.
The Doctor is recruited by Father Octavian to track the last of the Weeping Angels through the terrifying Maze of the Dead. As the Time Lord faces the Lonely Assassins, last seen in Blink, River Song is by his side. But can she be trusted?moreless