The novelistation of 'The Daleks' was written by David Whitaker.
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The Doctor looked at us all gravely. 'Why should these Daleks share what they have with anyone else? Can any one of you show me even a small hint that they posess compassion or mercy or friendship? Are the even interested?'
The Doctor and Susan, along with Ian and Barbara, land on the planet Skaro, where they must attempt to save the peace-loving Thals from destruction at the hands of a new and unfamiliar threat - the hideous Daleks.