|'The Thirteenth Stone'
by Justin Richards
A stone circle spells danger for Sarah Jane Smith and her friends, in a thrilling new adventure read by Elisabeth Sladen.
Sarah Jane is helping out on a school trip with Luke, Maria and Clyde’s class. On the way home, the group stop off at The Stone Whisperers, a dozen standing stones enclosed by a dome. Set apart from the circle is a thirteenth stone: the King Stone. Legend has it that this is an evil king who was captured in battle by twelve knights, and turned to stone. To keep him imprisoned, the knights too turned to stone, holding him forever in their power. Nice story, but it’s just a myth… isn’t it?
Luke finds himself strangely drawn to the King Stone. Over two metres high, and covered in moss, it glows with a strange unearthly light, But when the secret of the stones is finally revealed, the school party’s enthusiasm turns to terror…
*Featuring Sarah Jane Smith, Maria, Luke, Clyde and Mr Smith
*This audio story was read by Elisabeth Sladen, and released on 5th November 2007