The Essential Terrance Dicks is a two-volume collection featuring a selection of the author’s Doctor Who novelisations as chosen by fans.

With a foreword by Robert Webb, Volume 2 contains complete and unabridged versions of Doctor Who and the Genesis of the Daleks, Doctor Who and the Pyramids of Mars, Doctor Who and the Talons of Weng-Chiang, Doctor Who and the Horror of Fang Rock and Doctor Who – The Five Doctors.

Volumes 1 and 2 of The Essential Terrance Dicks are available now, RRP £25 each in hardback. We have FIVE copies of Volume 2 to give away to lucky readers.


The competitions open on Thursday 16 September 2021 and close at 23.59 on Wednesday 13 October 2021. One entry per person. The competitions are not open to employees of DOCTOR WHO MAGAZINE or anyone else connected with DWM, the printers or their families.

Winners will be the first correct entries drawn after the closing date. No purchase necessary. DWM will not enter into any correspondence. Winners’ names will be available on this website. Entrants under 16 years of age must have parental permission to enter. To read the BBC’s code of conduct for competitions and voting visit Prizes will be sent to winners as soon as possible.