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    • Doctor Who: The Earth Adventures Collection

    • Five Classic Novelisations of Exciting TV Adventures Set on the Planet Earth
    • By: Victor Pemberton, Terrance Dicks, Marc Platt, and others
    • Narrated by: Nerys Hughes, Susan Engel, David Troughton, and others
    • Length: 25 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Five classic novelisations of exciting TV adventures set on the planet Earth! In Fury from the Deep, the Second Doctor, Jamie and Victoria discover sentient seaweed threatening a gas refinery on the South Coast of England. In Doctor Who and the Pyramids of Mars, the Fourth Doctor and Sarah arrive in 1920s England, where plans are being laid to free Sutekh the Destroyer from his prison on Mars. In The Stones of Blood, the Fourth Doctor, Romana and K9 confront an ancient villainess on Bodcombe Moor. 

    Regular price: £31.99

    • The Second Alien Worlds Collection

    • Five Classic Novelisations of Exciting TV Adventures Set on Distant Planets
    • By: Nigel Robinson, Terrance Dicks, Malcolm Hulke, and others
    • Narrated by: William Russell, Geoffrey Beevers, Mark Gatiss, and others
    • Length: 22 hrs and 20 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 6

    Five classic novelisations of exciting TV adventures set on distant planets! In The Sensorites, the First Doctor is forced into an uneasy alliance with a race of telepathic creatures from the Sense-Sphere. In Doctor Who and the Space War, the Third Doctor finds that a full-scale war between Earth and the planet Draconia seems inevitable. In Doctor Who and the Planet of the Daleks, the Third Doctor and Jo discover a vast army of Daleks waiting to mobilise and conquer on the planet Spiridon.

    Regular price: £31.99

    • Doctor Who: The Alien Worlds Collection

    • By: Bill Strutton, Brian Hayles, Terrance Dicks, and others
    • Narrated by: William Russell, David Troughton, Tom Baker, and others
    • Length: 24 hrs and 4 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 8
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 8

    Five classic novelisations. In Doctor Who and the Zarbi, the First Doctor and his companions are trapped on the remote planet Vortis. In Doctor Who and the Curse of Peladon, the Third Doctor and Jo are mistaken for delegates of the Galactic Federation on a primitive world. In Doctor Who and the Brain of Morbius, the Fourth Doctor and Sarah find the living remains of a renegade Time Lord. In Doctor Who and the Leisure Hive, the Fourth Doctor and Romana find corruption lurking beneath the surface of the pleasure planet Argolis. In Doctor Who: The Greatest Show in the Galaxy, the Seventh Doctor and Ace fight for their lives on Segonax.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Wonderful Collection: excellent performances!

    • By SnapWriter on 09-03-19

    Regular price: £31.99

    • Doctor Who: The Second UNIT Collection

    • By: Malcolm Hulke, Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Caroline John, Geoffrey Beevers, Katy Manning
    • Length: 19 hrs and 38 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 9
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 9

    In Doctor Who and the Green Death, the Third Doctor, Jo and the Brigadier find a Welsh mining village beset by sudden deaths and a swarm of giant maggots. In Doctor Who and the Time Warrior, the Third Doctor and Sarah investigate disappearances from a top secret research establishment. In Doctor Who and the Dinosaur Invasion, UNIT presides over the evacuation of London caused by the arrival of prehistoric monsters. In Doctor Who and the Planet of the Spiders, UNIT is attacked by an alien influence seeking to retrieve something in the Doctor’s possession. 

    Regular price: £31.99

    • Doctor Who: The UNIT Collection

    • By: Terrance Dicks, Malcolm Hulke
    • Narrated by: Caroline John, Geoffrey Beevers, Katy Manning
    • Length: 21 hrs and 36 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 27
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 26
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 26

    Five classic novelisations of TV adventures featuring the United Nations Intelligence Taskforce, led by Brigadier Lethbridge-Stewart. In Doctor Who and the Auton Invasion by Terrance Dicks, the newly regenerated Doctor grapples with murderous waxwork replicas and shop window dummies. In Doctor Who and the Cave Monsters by Malcolm Hulke, subterranean reptile men wake to find their planet overrun by humans. In Doctor Who: Inferno, a drilling project to penetrate the Earth's crust has potentially catastrophic consequences. 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent collection of stories.

    • By Mark C Richardson on 31-05-18

    Regular price: £16.09

    • Doctor Who

    • Tales From the TARDIS, Volume 2
    • By: Terrance Dicks, Philip Martin, Gary Russell
    • Narrated by: Jon Pertwee, Peter Davison, Colin Baker
    • Length: 12 hrs and 56 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 11

    Seven stories of excitement and adventure in distant times and places!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Classic Doctor Who

    • By Amazon Customer on 06-06-17

    Regular price: £22.00

    • Doctor Who: The Faceless Ones

    • 2nd Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Anneke Wills
    • Length: 3 hrs and 52 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Performance
      0 out of 5 stars 0
    • Story
      0 out of 5 stars 0

    Anneke Wills reads this exciting novelisation of a classic TV adventure for the Second Doctor. In the summer of 1966, thousands of young people are taking their holidays with Chameleon Tours - and not one of them is coming back. When the TARDIS lands at Gatwick Airport the Doctor is drawn into a web of intrigue and deception. To add to his troubles, Polly mysteriously vanishes. Or does she? The girl at the Chameleon Tours desk looks like Polly, and even sounds like her, but she claims she comes from Zurich. Who is she really?

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Sunmakers

    • 4th Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Louise Jameson, John Leeson
    • Length: 3 hrs and 33 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 3
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 2
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2

    Everyone knows that Pluto is a barren, airless rock. So naturally the Doctor is surprised when he discovers artificial suns and an ultra-modern industrial city. What’s more, a group of colonists is being worked - and taxed - to death in this inhospitable and supposedly undeveloped part of the Universe.... With the help of his companion Leela and the faithful K9, the Doctor takes on the mysterious and powerful Company, a ruthless exploiter of planets and their people.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • You have nothing to lose but your chains

    • By Martin Walker on 16-02-19

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Caves of Androzani

    • 5th Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Peter Davison
    • Length: 3 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 6
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 6

    From the moment they land on the planet Androzani Minor, everything goes wrong for the Doctor and his new young companion, Peri. They become involved in the struggle between brutal gun runners, ruthless Federation troops, and the hideously mutilated Sharaz Jek, who lurks in the depths of the caves with his android army. Key to the struggle is spectrox, the most valuable substance in the universe. Suitably processed, spectrox is an elixir of life, but in its raw state it is a deadly poison - a fact which will cost the Doctor another of his Time Lord lives.... 

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Spectrox Is Deadly....

    • By phillip on 04-11-18

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Mutants

    • 3rd Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Jon Culshaw
    • Length: 4 hrs and 15 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Jon Culshaw reads this gripping novelisation of a classic adventure for the Third Doctor. The Time Lords send the Doctor and Jo on a mysterious mission to Skybase One in the late 30th century, from where the Earth Empire governs affairs on the primitive planet Solos. Yet on the eve of their independence, something is happening to the Solonians: their hands are becoming claws, and their skin is changing to scales. Why are they gradually turning into monsters? The Doctor and Jo soon discover that the natural order on Solos is threatened by the ruthless Marshal and his scientist Jaeger. 

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Genesis of the Daleks

    • 4th Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Jon Culshaw, Nicholas Briggs
    • Length: 4 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 49
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 43
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 43

    The place: Skaro. Time: the Birth of the Daleks. After a 1000 years of futile war against the Thals, Davros has perfected the physical form that will carry his race into eternity - the dreaded Dalek. Without feeling, conscience or pity, the Dalek is programmed to exterminate. At the command of the Time Lords, the Doctor travels back through time in an effort to totally destroy this terrible menace of the future. But even the Doctor cannot always win....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Great Read....

    • By Kevin on 13-10-17

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who: The Five Doctors

    • 5th Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Briggs, Jon Culshaw
    • Length: 3 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 63
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 56
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55

    Jon Culshaw reads this classic novelisation of Doctor Who's special 20th Anniversary TV adventure, featuring the Doctor in each of his first five incarnations. Each one has been removed from his time-stream and - with one unfortunate exception - brought to the Death Zone on Gallifrey. There, they - along with an array of their loyal former companions - encounter numerous deadly obstacles including Daleks, Cybermen, Yeti, the Master and a fiendish set of puzzles. Who is the ultimate enemy they must all unite to defeat?

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Culshaw is excellent in this faithful recreation

    • By Amazon Customer on 07-11-17

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Robots of Death

    • 4th Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Louise Jameson
    • Length: 3 hrs and 24 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 12
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 12

    Louise Jameson reads this suspenseful novelisation of a Fourth Doctor adventure. On a desert planet the giant sandminer crawls through the howling sandstorms, harvesting the valuable minerals in the sand. Inside, the humans relax in luxury while most of the work is done by the robots who serve them. Then the Doctor and Leela arrive - and the mysterious deaths begin. First suspects, then hunted victims, Leela and the Doctor must find the hidden killer - or join the other victims of the Robots of Death.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A classic story, a shame about the performance

    • By Steve on 02-02-18

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Horror of Fang Rock

    • 4th Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Louise Jameson
    • Length: 3 hrs
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 16

    On a remote rocky island a few miles off the Channel coast stands Fang Rock lighthouse. There have always been tales of the beast of Fang Rock, but when the TARDIS lands here with Leela and the Doctor, the force they must deal with is more sinister and deadly than the mythical beast of the past.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • A Wonderful Classic

    • By S. Morris on 25-04-18

    Regular price: £13.99

    • Doctor Who and the Giant Robot

    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Tom Baker
    • Length: 3 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 14

    "Look, Brigadier! It's growing!" screamed Sarah. The Brigadier stared in amazement as the Robot began to grow...and grow...swelling to the size of a giant! Slowly the metal colossus, casting its enormous shadow upon the surrounding trees and buildings, began to stride towards the Brigadier. A giant metal hand reached down to grasp him.

    Regular price: £14.00

    • Doctor Who and the Day of the Daleks

    • Third Doctor Novelisation
    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Nicholas Briggs, Richard Franklin
    • Length: 4 hrs and 7 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 22

    An unabridged reading of this classic novelisation of a 1972 TV story featuring the Third Doctor, as played on TV by Jon Pertwee. Mysterious humans from 22nd-century Earth time jump back into the 20th century so as to assassinate a high-ranking diplomat on whom the peace of the world depends. The Doctor, Jo Grant and the Brigadier are soon called in to investigate. Jo is accidentally transported to the future; the Doctor follows, eventually to be captured by his oldest and deadliest enemies: the Daleks!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Dales conquer and destroy!!

    • By Jim McPhilbin on 15-11-16

    Regular price: £15.99

    • Doctor Who

    • Tales From the TARDIS, Volume 1
    • By: Brian Hayles, Terrance Dicks, Eric Saward
    • Narrated by: Jon Pertwee, Colin Baker
    • Length: 9 hrs and 29 mins
    • Abridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 55
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 30

    Twelve stories of excitement and adventure in distant times and places!

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • A very mixed bag

    • By Amazon Customer on 22-06-07

    Regular price: £20.00

    • Doctor Who and the Pyramids of Mars

    • By: Terrance Dicks
    • Narrated by: Tom Baker
    • Length: 3 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 36
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 25

    For many thousands of years, the Suthekh had waited... trapped in the heart of an Egyptian pyramid. Now at last the time had come - the moment of release, when all the force of his pent-up evil and malice would be unleashed upon the world. The TARDIS lands in the year 1911, and the Doctor and Sarah emerge to fight a terrifying and deadly battle...against Egyptian mummies, half possessed humans - and the overwhelming evil power of Sutekh!

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Forever my favourite Doctor Who story 10/10 top

    • By phillip on 19-03-16

    Regular price: £14.00

    • Doctor Who: Tales from the TARDIS: Volume 2

    • Multi-Doctor Stories
    • By: Terrance Dicks, Philip Martin, Gary Russell
    • Narrated by: Colin Baker, full cast, Jon Pertwee, and others
    • Length: 9 hrs and 57 mins
    • Original Recording
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 7
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 5
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 5

    Jon Pertwee, Peter Davison and Colin Baker are among the readers of these seven stories from the worlds of Doctor Who. 'The Planet of the Daleks' is read by Jon Pertwee; 'Warriors of the Deep' is read by Peter Davison; 'Vengeance on Varos' is read by Colin Baker; 'The Novel of the Film' (the 1996 TV movie) and 'Earth' and 'Beyond' (three original short stories) are read by Paul McGann. With original music.

    Regular price: £19.99

    • Doctor Who and the Auton Invasion

    • By: Terrance Dicks, Robert Holmes
    • Narrated by: Caroline John
    • Length: 4 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 24
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16

    In this, the first adventure of his third "incarnation", Doctor Who, Liz Shaw, and the Brigadier grapple wth the nightmarish invasion of the Autons - living, giant-sized, plastic modelled "humans" with no hair and sightless eyes. They are waxwork replicas and tailors' dummies whose murderous behaviour is directed by the Nestene Conciousness - a malignant, squid-like monster of cosmic proportions and indescribably hideous appearance.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Loved it!

    • By Kevin on 09-01-19

    Regular price: £16.00

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