The Ardennes, December 1944: the Nazi forces are making their last offensive in Europe — a campaign which will come to be called the Battle of the Bulge. But there is a third side to this battle: an unknown and ancient force which seems to pay little heed to the laws of nature.
Where do the bodies of the dead disappear to? What is the true nature of the military experiments conducted by both sides?
The Doctor, Sam and Fitz must seek out the truth in a battlefield where no one and nothing is quite what it seems…
- Autumn Mist was the twenty-fourth BBC Eighth Doctor Adventures novel. It was written by David A. McIntee. It featured the Eighth Doctor, Samantha Jones and Fitz Kreiner.
- at the end of this novel Sam asks The Doctor to drop her somewhere near 1997, deciding she has gone through more changes than anyone should.
- The Doctor can gain access to the white console room by walking out the doors, locking them and then unlocking them in a particular way; otherwise he would need to go through three miles of corridors to get to the white console room.