The Novelised Television Stories

The First Doctor

An Unearthly Child The Doctor and his granddaughter, Susan, have spent a few months on Earth but their cosy little arrangement is under threat when Susan's teachers take an interest in their strange student. Book Reviewed


The Daleks. After the Stone Age proves to be more exciting than they had intended, the travellers find themselves on a strange planet that appears to have limited life.Book Reviewed

The Edge of Destruction (Sometimes known as Beyond the Sun). The first of many equipment failures sees the Tardis flying back to the Big Bang with no way to stop it!

Marco Polo The travellers join the eponymous explorer at the Court of Kublai Khan

The Keys of Marinus

The Aztecs After materialising in a supposedly sealed tomb Barbara is hailed as the re-incarnation of the former High Priest and the Doctor expresses his admiration for an Aztec woman.

The Sensorites (No book listed!)

The Reign of Terror As the French Revolution sweeps through the streets, the Travellers get caught up in events.

Planet of Giants Another failure in the TARDIS's circuitry gives the crew a whole new perspective on things...

The Dalek Invasion of Earth The Daleks had invaded Earth 10 years ago and were busily mining the Earth for something. Can the Doctor and his companions stop them?

The Rescue

The Romans (Book may be unavailable). In the Rome of Nero, things are risky for the Time Travellers as the Doctor is mistaken for an outspoken Poet.

The Web Planet (book may be unavailable - illustrated edition)

The Crusade. When the Companions appear in twelfth century Palestine, they found themselves caught up in the fight between Richard of England and Saladin.

The Space Museum. When the Doctor and his companions arrive on a strange planet, they recognise it as a Museum and are prepared to be instructed until they find themselves amongst the exhibits!

The Chase. The Daleks have developed Time Travel and are after the Doctor.

The Time Meddler Along with his new companion Stephen and Vicki, the Doctor finds himself in what he insists is Anglo-Saxon England but if that's case why's there a wrist watch (remember those?) on the beach?

Galaxy Four

The Myth Makers Outside the gates of Troy, the Doctor and his companions end up helping the Greeks breach the gates.

The Dalek Masterplan: Mission to the Unknown The Daleks try and raise an army to destroy humanity and its allies

The Dalek Masterplan: Mutation of Time The Daleks must recover the core of the Time Destructor from the Doctor and his companions.

The Massacre The French Huguenots are in deadly danger from the French authorities. The Doctor is the spitting image of their worst enemy!

The Ark The Doctor and his companions land on the spaceship carrying the final remnants of Humanity away from a dead Earth, but Dodo'd got a cold, which the inhabitants hadn't have any defence against...

The Celestial Toymaker

The Gunfighters The Doctor and his companions go to Tombstone.

The Savages

The War Machines

The Smugglers

The Tenth Planet (Hardback). The first adventure involving the Cybermen. The mysterious Tenth Planet returns to the Inner System with consequent disasters on Earth.

The Second Doctor

The Power of the Daleks

The Highlanders When the TARDIS arrives on Culloden Moor, it's 1746 and the travellers are taken prisoners by corrupt officials.

The Underwater Menace

The Moonbase (No book listed)

The Macra Terror

The Faceless Ones London, the swinging Sixties. There are strange reports of people coming back from holiday with no recollection of their past lives. Is there something sinister going on?

The Evil of the Daleks The Daleks are working on their time technology again, and as the Doctor and Jamie are searching for the TARDIS they run into their old foes.

The Tomb of the Cybermen Far into the future, and the TARDIS materialises on an apparently deserted planet where a Terran expedition is studying the secrets of an abandoned facility. But is there something the expedition should know?

The Abominable Snowmen

The Ice Warriors. The Ice Age is coming. Mankind is in no mood to give in, but the discovery of an alien spaceship slows up the work a bit!

The Enemy of the World (Hardback)

The Web of Fear (No book listed)

Fury from the Deep (No book listed)

The Wheel in Space

The Dominators

The Mind Robber

The Invasion

The Krotons

The Seeds of Death When the central node of the Earth's transmat system up on the moon goes off line civilisation is on the verge of collapse, but when it comes back on it isn't Earth that's in control!

The Space Pirates

The War Games (No book listed)

The Third Doctor

Spearhead from Space (No book listed)

The Silurians

The Ambassadors of Death

Inferno While trying to stop the drilling of a deep well, the Doctor ends up on an Earth where the Nazis won WW2

Terror of the Autons

The Mind of Evil

The Claws of Axos

Colony in Space (No book listed)

The Daemons The Master attempts to raise a devil. Can the Doctor stop him before the world is destroyed?

Day of the Daleks (This book may be unavailable) A terrorist attack on a world peace conference leads to an alternative future where the Daleks rule the Earth.

The Curse of Peladon When the Pels beg for admission to the Federation someone, or something, appears to be against the treaty.

The Sea Devils (This book may be unavailable)

The Mutants The Doctor is sent on a mission to a world about to be granted independence from the Terran Empire.

The Time Monster (No book listed)

The Three Doctors. Omega, greatest of all the Time Lords, has returned from beyond the black hole he created to power the Time Lords' time travels. Can the three incarnations of the Doctor stop him?

Carnival of Monsters When the Doctor and Jo land on a ship, it appears they're on Earth in the 1920s whatever the TARDIS's instruments might say.

Frontier in Space (No book listed)

Planet of the Daleks The planet of Spiridon is unwilling host to a Dalek invasion force and a Thal attack force. Can the planned invasion be stopped?

The Green Death When giant maggots start escaping from an abandoned mine, the Doctor has to stop them as best as he can.

The Time Warrior When scientists start disappearing, the Doctor followed their traces back in time, carrying an unsuspecting Sarah Jane Smith along

Invasion of the Dinosaurs When the Doctor and Sarah Jane return to their present, they are shocked to find London deserted and dinosaurs wandering the streets.

Death to the Daleks

The Monster of Peladon

Planet of the Spiders

The Fourth Doctor

Robot A bunch of scientists cause all sorts of trouble when they made their plans for world domination.

The Ark in Space Solar flares have destroyed all life on Earth's surface but there's an ark in orbit round the planet. However, Earth Life is not all that's aboard!

The Sontaran Experiment

Genesis of the Daleks The High Council of the Time Lords tasks the Doctor with stopping the Daleks before they start on their wars of domination.

Revenge of the Cybermen

Terror of the Zygons

Planet of Evil

Pyramids of Mars Trying to get back to UNIT HQ, the TARDIS is dragged off course to find an ancient Egyptian nightmare about to be freed in the English countryside.

The Android Invasion

The Brain of Morbius

The Seeds of Doom

The Masque of Mandragora The Doctor and Sarah Jane have to make sure that the Italian Rennaisance goes ahead as planned.

The Hand of Fear

The Deadly Assassin Recalled to Gallifrey, the Doctor is just in time to be framed for the murder of the President of the High Council.

The Face of Evil The Doctor finds that he's been interfering and must undo the damage.

The Robots of Death When the Doctor and Leela land on a Storm Miner, they little realise the risk they are taking as the robots start malfunctioning in a major fashion!

The Talons of Weng-Chiang

Horror of Fang Rock When a Rutan crashlands in the Channel, the whole of Earth is at risk

The Invisible Enemy

Image of the Fendahl

The Sunmakers

Underworld After seeing their civilisation destroyed by interference from the Time Lords, the Minyosans were understandably unhappy to have the Doctor's TARDIS appear aboard the starship searching for their lost Race Banks...

The Invasion of Time

The next six books are all linked in the sense that they cover the Doctor's search for the Key to Time:

The Ribos Operation

The Pirate Planet (No book listed)

The Stones of Blood The Third Segment was to found on Earth, but there were other things that should not have been there too.

The Androids of Tara The Fourth Segment was an old family heirloom

The Power of Kroll The Doctor and Romana find the Fifth Segment has had an adverse effect on the local wildlife.

The Armageddon Factor The system containing Atrios and Zeos has been at war for ages. The Sixth Segment is the heir to Atrios's throne

Destiny of the Daleks

City of Death

The Creature from the Pit

Nightmare of Eden

The Horns of Nimon

Shada (No book listed) Not Broadcast [Web cast as an Eighth Doctor story]

The Leisure Hive

Meglos (No book listed)

Full Circle

State of Decay

Warriors' Gate

The Keeper of Traken

Logopolis The Fourth Doctor and the Master find themselves on opposite sides of a conflict that has literally universal consequences and a universally loved incarnation of the Doctor finds that Time can run out even for a Time Lord...

The Fifth Doctor


Four to Doomsday


The Visitation
The travellers visit Tegan's English Grandfather. It's deadly being related to Tegan...

Black Orchid
The girls go dancing and the Doctor plays a game of cricket

Earthshock When the Doctor and his Companions arrived in a series of underground caves, they find themselves under attack from a squad of Earth Security Forces before finding themselves confronted by an old foe. Little do they realise the final tragic events that will occur in the depths of Time.


Arc of Infinity Another relation of Tegan? Must be another horrible death on the cards...

Snakedance - no book listed.

Mawdryn Undead The Doctor meets an old friend even if the old friend doesn't recognise him, and a new companion joins the crew

Terminus Nyssa decides that she has a more fulfilling career designing a medical cure than travelling with the Doctor.


The King's Demons

The Five Doctors The Doctor gets together with his previous incarnations

Warriors of the Deep

The Awakening Learn who's really responsible for the Great Fire of London!


Resurrection of the Daleks - not listed.

Planet of Fire It's time for Turlough to finally go home and the Doctor gets a new companion.

The Caves of Androzani The Doctor and Peri have a run in with a mad man and giant bats. It's the giant bats that forces the Doctor's regeneration.

The Sixth Doctor

The Twin Dilemma

Attack of the Cyberman

Vengeance on Varos Who says TV violence is damaging?

The Mark of the Rani

The Mark of the Rani

The Two Doctors The Sontarans want the Doctor's DNA. The Androguns want his meat. I scent an alliance!

The Mark of the Rani


Revelation of the Daleks - no book

The Trial of a Time Lord - No book

The Seventh Doctor

Time and the Rani

Paradise Towers

Delta and the Bannermen The Doctor and Mel travel to a holiday camp in north Wales but few of the campers end up being happy.

Dragonfire Mel bows out and the Doctor's introduced to Ace.

Remembrance of the Daleks The evil pepperpots are back, but the Doctor's laid deep plans

The Happiness Patrol

Sliver Nemesis

The Greatest Show in the Galaxy


Ghost Light

The Curse of Fenric

Survival This story proved to be the last broadcast story until 2005, apart from the Paul McGann TV movie in 1996

The Eighth Doctor

The Doctor Who Movie The Doctor is back and after running into a hail of gunfire in turn of the millennium San Francisco after trying to return the remains of the executed Master to Gallifrey regenegerates in the City Morgue much to the discomfort of his attending physician

The Ninth Doctor

Scream of the Shalka The Doctor's back in this adventure based on the Web animation of the same name.Reviewed

No actual ninth Doctor or later stories have been novelised.

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