Target Books' Doctor Who output in 1978 was again Fourth Doctor-centric. The number of titles dropped from 1977, and both the Second and Third Doctors were a part of the year's novelisations.

Novelisation covers[]

Reprints and other title covers[]

Publishing history[]

Month Title Writer / Editor Cover Artist
January Doctor Who and the Face of Evil Terrance Dicks Jeff Cummins
February Doctor Who Discovers: The Conquerors Editor: Fred Newman Jeff Cummins
March Doctor Who and the Horror of Fang Rock Terrance Dicks Jeff Cummins
April Doctor Who Discovers: Strange and Mysterious Creatures Editor: Fred Newman Jeff Cummins
April Reissue: Doctor Who and the Three Doctors Terrance Dicks New cover: Jeff Cummins
May Doctor Who and the Tomb of the Cybermen Gerry Davis Jeff Cummins
June Doctor Who and the Time Warrior Terrance Dicks Jeff Cummins
June Reissue: Doctor Who and the Dinosaur Invasion Malcolm Hulke New cover: Jeff Cummins
July Death to the Daleks Terrance Dicks Roy Knipe
September Reissue: Doctor Who and the Planet of the Spiders Terrance Dicks New cover: Alun Hood
November Doctor Who and the Android Invasion Terrance Dicks Roy Knipe
December Doctor Who and the Sontaran Experiment Ian Marter Roy Knipe

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