Doctor Who Title Image Spinning Tardis Image The Ribos Operation

Cover Art The novelistation of 'The Ribos Operation' was written by Ian Marter.

Back Cover Blurb

Reluctantly cancellin his well-earned holiday, the Doctor sets off in the TARDIS to trace and re-assemble the six segments of the Key to Time on which the stability of the entire Universe depends.

Assisted by the argumentative Ramanadvoratrelundar and K9, he lands on the planet Ribos in serach of the first segment and finds himself entangled in the machinations of two sinister strangers, Garron and the Graff Vynda Ka.

Who are they? Is Garron simply a shady confidence-trickster dealing in interplanetary real estate? If the Graff Vynda Ka just a power-crazed ecxile bent on revenge? Or are they both really agents of the Black Guardian, intent upon seizing the precious Key in order to throw the Universe into eternal chaos?

Risking his life with in the monster-infested catacombs of Ribos, the Doctor has to use all his wit and ingenuity to find out...