Synopses & Reviews
The Fourth Doctor comes face to face with the mythical monster, in a new edition of a Doctor Who classic
About the Author
worked on scripts for The Avengers
as well as other series before becoming Assistant, and later full Script Editor of Doctor Who
from 1968. Dicks worked on the entirety of the Jon Pertwee Third Doctor era of the programme, and returned as a writer - scripting Tom Baker's first story as the Fourth Doctor: 'Robot'. His later script writing credits on Doctor Who
included the 20th anniversary story 'The Five Doctors'. Terrance Dicks novelised many of the original Doctor Who
stories for Target books, and has written original Doctor Who
novels for BBC Books.
Robert Banks Stewart, the original script writer of 'Loch Ness Monster', has been one of the most prolific and respected writers on British television since the 1960s. Originally a journalist, he moved on to work developing movie scenarios at Pinewood Studios and then into script writing. As well as working as a script editor, he has written extensively for television, including The Avengers, The Sweeney and Doctor Who.