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'The Hand of Fear' Cover Art
'The Hand of Fear' Cover Art
The novelistation of 'The Hand of Fear' was written by Terrance Dicks.

Back Cover Blurb

The Tardis lands in England, and Sarah, the Doctor's companian, looks forward to going home.

A freak accident in a quarry leaves the unconscious Sarah clutching an enormous stone Hand.

The hand is the only surviving remnant of Eldrad, an alien super-being expelled from his planet, Katria - and it has the power to control the human mind. Using Sarah as its instrument, the Hand goes in seerach of the atomic energy it needs to regenerate Eldrad's body.

Eldrad is determined to return to Kastria and punish his enemies. the Doctor and Sarah are caught up in the terrifyin conclusion of a drama of betrayal and revenge that began millions of years ago.