The Crystal Bucephalus

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The Crystal Bucephalus
Crystal Bucephalus.jpg
Cover Art
Author Craig Hinton
Series Doctor Who book:
Virgin Missing Adventures
Release number
Subject Featuring:
Fifth Doctor
Tegan, Turlough and Kamelion
Set in Period between
The King's Demons and
The Five Doctors
Publication date
November 1994
ISBN 0-426-20429-8
Preceded by Venusian Lullaby
Followed by State of Change

The Crystal Bucephalus is an original novel written by Craig Hinton and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor Who. It features the Fifth Doctor, Tegan, Turlough and Kamelion.


The Crystal Bucephalus is a future restaurant patronised by the highest of society, projected back in time to sample the food and drink of long gone eras. However, when a notorious kingpin is slain in the Bucephalus, the Doctor, Tegan and Turlough are immediately suspected and arrested. In order to prove their innocence, they must find the real perpetrators, and in the process uncover a conspiracy 5000 years in the making.

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