Evolution
Cover Art
AuthorJohn Peel
SeriesDoctor Who book:
Virgin Missing Adventures
Release number
2
SubjectFeaturing:
Fourth Doctor
Sarah
Set inPeriod between
The Brain of Morbius and The Seeds of Doom[1][2]
PublisherVirgin Books
Publication date
September 1994
Pages261
ISBN0-426-20422-0
Preceded byGoth Opera 
Followed byVenusian Lullaby 

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

Plot

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.

References

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