Louise Jameson (Leela), Anna Hawkes (Emily)
“Tell me another story, Leela. Not the one about the walking doll or the creepy mechanical men. A new one. I want to hear a new one…”
Leela is dead but her soul lives on. She has been reborn as a young girl, Emily, whose ‘imaginary friend’ tells her amazing tales about a great Wizard and the warrior who accompanies him on his adventures through time and space.
Emily prepares to tell her parents the story of a cold, grey world whose people are ruled over by a Glass Angel. The Wizard is her prisoner and only the warrior girl and her three peculiar friends can save him…
Written By: Nigel Fairs
Directed By: Nigel Fairs
Producer David Richardson
Script Editor Jacqueline Rayner
Executive Producers Jason Haigh-Ellery and Nicholas Briggs
- The Child was the sixty-second release in the Companion Chronicles audio range
- The Map of Life is the largest work of art in the universe. It spans an entire continent.
- Leela recalls the face of Xoanon carved into Mount Kremnon on her planet. (The Face of Evil)
- The Fourth Doctor refers to the helmic regulator. (The Ark in Space)