Relive the 'Genesis of the Daleks' on audiobook

By Cameron McEwan

This month’s Doctor Who audiobook from the BBC is the seminal Fourth Doctor story introducing Dalek creator Davros. Also available is another collection of classic television story soundtracks featuring Doctors Two, Three, Four and Five!

Both releases are available now, check out the details and artwork below.

Genesis of the Daleks

By Terrance Dicks

The place: Skaro. Time: The Birth of the Daleks.

After a thousand 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...

This is an unabridged reading of this classic novelisation of a 1975 TV story featuring the Fourth Doctor (as played by Tom Baker), by comedian and impersonator Jon Culshaw. Dalek voices are provided by Nicholas Briggs.

Duration: 4 hours (approx).

Genesis of the Daleks

Classic TV Adventures Collection Two

Six full-cast BBC TV soundtracks

Patrick Troughton, Jon Pertwee, Tom Baker and Peter Davison star as the Doctor in these narrated full-cast TV soundtracks of classic Doctor Who TV serials.

Each one is enhanced with linking narration by a member of the original cast, including: Frazer Hines (who played companion Jamie), Caroline John (Liz Shaw), Richard Franklin (Captain Mike Yates), Louise Jameson (Leela), Lalla Ward (Romana) and Janet Fielding (Tegan).

The six stories included in this volume feature encounters with crystalline monsters, lost aliens, an alien mind parasite, a Rutan scout, Scaroth of the Jagaroth, and the combined might of the Silurians and the Sea Devils:

The Krotons
The Ambassadors of Death
The Mind of Evil
Horror of Fang Rock
City of Death
Warriors of the Deep

Duration: 12 hours and 45 mins (approx).

Doctor Who Classic TV adventures on audio

Both these titles are available now

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