Arden. A planet of hills and streams and forests. Peaceful. Friendly.
“There is no indigenous intelligent life there.” “What is there then?” the Doctor said. “It’s a new colony world, Doctor. We started developing it three years ago.”
But there is something on Arden. Something that steals minds and memories. Something that is growing stronger. Something that can reach out to the regional stellar capital, Tairngaire — where the newest exhibit in the sculpture park is a blue box surmounted by a flashing light.
- Shadowmind is the sixteenth novel in the Virgin New Adventures series. It was released in 1993. It was written by Christopher Bulis, and features the Seventh Doctor, Ace and Bernice.
- Ace’s new variant of Nitro-9 is Neo-Nitro, which resembles boiled sweets and is activated using saliva.
- It is Ace’s birthday.