Children of Dune

Children of Dune

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The science fiction masterpiece continues in the “major event,”(Los Angeles Times) Children of Dune. With millions of copies sold worldwide, Frank Herbert’s Dune novels stand among the major achievements of the human imagination and one of the most significant sagas in the history of literary science fiction. The Children of Dune are twin siblings Leto and Ghanima Atreides, whose father, the Emperor Paul Muad’Dib, disappeared in the deserts of Arrakis. Like their father, they possess supernormal abilities—making them valuable to their aunt Alia, who rules the Empire. If Alia can obtain the secrets of the twins’ prophetic visions, her rule will be absolute. But the twins have their own plans for their destiny.
Publisher: New York : Ace Books, 2008.
ISBN: 9780441015900
0441015905
9780808520948
Characteristics: 406 p. ;,24 cm.

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BookReviewer2015 Feb 02, 2015

The penultimate Dune Book!

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AlexQ0
Jun 29, 2014

A very good book, something you'd expect from Frank Herbert.

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div_dbrl
Mar 16, 2010

This is a solid entry in the "Dune" series. I particularly enjoyed the surprise ending, and where Herbert took it with subsequent novels.

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mariaf
Feb 20, 2009

The desert planet of Dune is still the key to ruling the Universe.
Now that Paul has taken over ... how will he maintain his dominance over all the minor houses and their plottings.

A must read series

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