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Two New Dalek Novelizations to Release This Year.

Two final Dalek stories to complete the range of novelised Doctor Who episodes is to be released later this year which are Resurrection of the Daleks and Revelation of the Daleks.

After over 54 years of waiting eager fans of the Doctor Who novels/target range their collection will be complete in book form. Back in the day if you ever missed an episode the most accurate way you could catch up on these episodes would be by reading them in novel form. After the success of the new Target novelisations of episodes such as Rose, Day of The Doctor, The Christmas Invasion, City Of Death and Twice Upon a Time it proved that novelisations of such episodes were still very much popular amongst fans.

The author Eric Saward served as script editor for Doctor Who from 1982 to 1986, now he has adapted both his scripts into novels each story is derived from the actual TV episode and has Doctors 5 (Peter Davidson) and 6 (Colin Baker) and each face off the Daleks in their own adventure.

Resurrection of the Daleks:

From Penguin Books:

The universe is at war. Action takes courage.

The Doctor’s oldest enemies have set in motion an intricate and sinister plot to resurrect their race from the ashes of an interstellar war. For the Daleks’ plans to succeed, they must set free their creator, Davros, from a galactic prison – and force the Doctor to help them achieve total control over time and space. But the embittered Davros has ideas of his own…

35 years after its first TV transmission, Doctor Who fan-favourite Resurrection of the Daleksis novelised at last, by the author of the original script, Eric Saward.

Doctor Who: Resurrection of the Daleks will publish on 18 July 2019 in hardback priced £12.99 and can be pre-ordered here.

Revelation of the Daleks:

From Penguin Books:

Beware the hands that heal.

But the Great Healer of Tranquil Repose is far from benign. Under his command, Daleks guard the catacombs where sickening experiments are conducted on human bodies. The new life he offers the dying comes at a terrible cost – and the Doctor and Peri are being lured into a trap that will change them forever.

At last, the only classic-era Doctor Whoadventure never to be novelised is here, and by the author of the original script, Eric Saward.


Doctor Who: Revelation of the Daleks will publish on 14 November 2019 in hardback priced £12.99 and can be pre-ordered here.

BBC Books have confirmed that Paperback editions in the style of the old Target novelisations will follow in 2020.

Audio Book version of Resurrection of the Daleks has also been listed for release by BBC Books RRP £22.50 Release date of the 4th of July.