The long-awaited novelisation of the 1984 adventure Resurrection of the Daleks_is set to be published by BBC Books. The story has been novelised by its original writer,_Eric Saward, who was also one of Doctor Who’s longest-serving script editors.

The TARDIS has been catapulted into derelict docklands. The Fifth Doctor and his companions, Tegan and Turlough, stumble on a warehouse harbouring fugitives from the future – and are soon under attack from a Dalek assault force. The Doctor’s oldest enemies are plotting to resurrect their race. For the Daleks’ plans to succeed, however, they must free their creator, Davros, from a galactic prison. But Davros has ideas of his own…

Resurrection of the Daleks will be published in hardback on 18 July 2019, with 1985’s Revelation of the

Daleks following in November, both priced £12.99. DWM has FIVE copies of Resurrection of the Daleks – each one SIGNED by Eric Saward. To be in with a chance of winning a signed book, successfully rearrange the letters in the yellow squares of the crossword puzzle to form the title of a story with a Third Doctor connection.


The competitions open on Thursday 27 June 2019 and close at 23.59 on Wednesday 24 July 2019. 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 request. Entrants under 16 years of age must have parental permission to enter.