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Target Books' Doctor Who output in 1990 saw a further decline in new novelisations. Only eight adaptations were published, the overwhelming majority of them Seventh Doctor stories.1990 Was The introduction of the New Look Reprints, Which Ended their range with a reissue of Doctor Who and the Talons of Weng-Chiang (novelisation) in 1994.


No. Title Author Doctor Featuring Based on Released
145 Planet of Giants Terrance Dicks 1st Susan, Ian, Barbara Planet of Giants 18 January 1990
146 The Happiness Patrol Graeme Curry 7th Ace The Happiness Patrol 15 February 1990
147 The Space Pirates Terrance Dicks 2nd Jamie, Zoe The Space Pirates 15 March 1990
148 Remembrance of the Daleks Ben Aaronovitch 7th Ace, Daleks, Davros Remembrance of the Daleks 21 June 1990
149 Ghost Light Marc Platt Ace Ghost Light 20 September 1990
150 Survival Rona Munro Ace, the Master Survival 18 October 1990
151 The Curse of Fenric Ian Briggs Ace, Fenric, Haemovores The Curse of Fenric 15 December 1990

Novelisation covers[]


Title Author Doctor Featuring Based on Released
Mission to Magnus Philip Martin 6th Peri, Sil, Ice Warriors Mission to Magnus 19 July 1990

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