Evolution (Doctor Who novel)

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Cover Art
Author John Peel
Series Doctor Who book:
Virgin Missing Adventures
Release number
Subject Featuring:
Fourth Doctor
Set in Period between
The Brain of Morbius and The Seeds of Doom[1][2]
Publisher Virgin Books
Publication date
September 1994
Pages 261
ISBN 0-426-20422-0
Preceded by Goth Opera
Followed by Venusian Lullaby

Evolution is an original novel written by John Peel (writer) and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. features the Fourth Doctor and Sarah.


Sarah Jane wants to meet Rudyard Kipling, and so the Doctor materializes in Victorian England. However, there is trouble: Children have vanished, lights have been seen beneath the bay, with fishermen found mutilated, and graves have been robbed.

The Doctor and a whaler's doctor, Arthur Conan Doyle, join to expose a plot to mess with human evolution, while Sarah Jane and Kipling face horrors of their own.

External links[edit]



  1. ^ The Doctor's Timeline at The Whoniverse
  2. ^ Direct placement confirmed by cover blurb.