Score: 4.5
From 283 Ratings

Heretics of Dune


  • Author: Frank Herbert
  • Release Date : 1984-04-16
  • Genre: Classics
  • File Size: 2239859 Bytes


Book Five in the Magnificent Dune Chronicles—the Bestselling Science Fiction Adventure of All TimeLeto Atreides, the God Emperor of Dune, is dead. In the fifteen hundred years since his passing, the Empire has fallen into ruin. The great Scattering saw millions abandon the crumbling civilization and spread out beyond the reaches of known space. The planet Arrakis—now called Rakis—has reverted to its desert climate, and its great sandworms are dying.Now the Lost Ones are returning home in pursuit of power. And as these factions vie for control over the remnants of the Empire, a girl named Sheeana rises to prominence in the wastelands of Rakis, sending religious fervor throughout the galaxy. For she possesses the abilities of the Fremen sandrider...

Heretics of Dune


  • Author: Frank Herbert
  • Release Date : 2018-05-28
  • Genre: Fantasy
  • File Size: 1804651 Bytes


With more than ten million copies sold, Frank Herbert's magnificent Dune books stand among the major achievements of the human imagination. In this, the fifth and most spectacular Dune book of all, the planet Arrakis--now called Rakis--is becoming desert again. The Lost Ones are returning home from the far reaches of space. The great sandworms are dying. And the children of Dune's children awaken from empire as from a dream, wielding the new power of a heresy called love....

Heretics of Dune
Score: 3.5
From 4 Ratings

Heretics of Dune


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1987
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0441328008


Heretics of Dune Book Description :

Thousands of years after the death of God Emperor Leto II, the Bene Gesserit and the Bene Tleilax struggle to direct the future of Dune, now called Rakis...

Heretics of Dune

Heretics of Dune


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : DUNE
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Genre: Dune (Imaginary place)
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0575074892


Heretics of Dune Book Description :

From Dune to Rakis to Dune, the wheel turns full circle. From burning desert to green and fertile land and on again to burning desert ... the cycle is complete. The people of the Scattering are returning. Amongst them, mysterious and threatening, are the women who call themselves the Honoured Matres, adepts of an ecstatic cult. And on Rakis, become Dune, an ancient prophecy is fulfilled with the coming of the she-sheer, Sheeana ......

Chapterhouse  Dune
Score: 5
From 3 Ratings

Chapterhouse Dune


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 1987-07-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1440619239


Chapterhouse Dune Book Description :

Frank Herbert's Final Novel in the Magnificent Dune Chronicles—the Bestselling Science Fiction Adventure of All Time The desert planet Arrakis, called Dune, has been destroyed. The remnants of the Old Empire have been consumed by the violent matriarchal cult known as the Honored Matres. Only one faction remains a viable threat to their total conquest—the Bene Gesserit, heirs to Dune’s power. Under the leadership of Mother Superior Darwi Odrade, the Bene Gesserit have colonized a green world on the planet Chapterhouse and are turning it into a desert, mile by scorched mile. And once they’ve mastered breeding sandworms, the Sisterhood will control the production of the greatest commodity in the known galaxy—the spice melange. But their true w...

Chapterhouse
Score: 3
From 17 Ratings

Chapterhouse


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Turtleback
  • Release Date : 1987-07-01
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0808599623


Chapterhouse Book Description :

Fifteen thousand years after Leto II's death, the remnants of the Bene Gesserit contend with the ruthless leaders of an alien culture to forge a new civilization and preserve the best of the Old Empire....

The Second Great Dune Trilogy

The Second Great Dune Trilogy


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-11-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473226586


The Second Great Dune Trilogy Book Description :

The Second Great Dune Trilogy contains God Emperor of Dune, Heretics of Dune and Chapter House Dune, and concludes the Dune Chronicles, one of the most influential SF series ever written. Herbert's evocative, epic tales are set on the desert planet Arrakis, the focus for a complex political and military struggle with galaxy-wide repercussions. More than three thousand years have passed since the first events recorded in Dune. Only one link survives with those tumultuous times: the grotesque figure of Leto Atreides, son of the prophet Paul Muad'Dib, and now the virtually immortal God Emperor of Dune. He alone understands the future, and he knows with a terrible certainty that the evolution of his race is at an end unless he can breed new qualities int...

The Great Dune Trilogy
Score: 4
From 2 Ratings

The Great Dune Trilogy


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2018-10-18
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781473226579


The Great Dune Trilogy Book Description :

Three of the greatest SF novels in the world in one bumper omnibus 'An astonishing science fiction phenomenon' WASHINGTON POST Herbert's evocative, epic tales are set on the desert planet Arrakis, the focus for a complex political and military struggle with galaxy-wide repercussions. Arrakis is the source of spice, a mind-enhancing drug which makes interstellar travel possible; it is the most valuable substance in the galaxy. When Duke Atreides and his family take up court there, they fall into a trap set by the Duke's bitter rival, Baron Harkonnen. The Duke is poisoned, but his wife and her son Paul escape to the vast and arid deserts of Arrakis, which have given the planet its nickname of Dune. Paul and his mother join the Fremen, the Arrakis nativ...

Dune
Score: 4.5
From 34 Ratings

Dune


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0441013597


Dune Book Description :

Follows the adventures of Paul Atreides, the son of a betrayed duke given up for dead on a treacherous desert planet and adopted by its fierce, nomadic people, who help him unravel his most unexpected destiny....

Dune Messiah
Score: 4.5
From 11 Ratings

Dune Messiah


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2008-02-05
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1101157879


Dune Messiah Book Description :

Book Two in the Magnificent Dune Chronicles—the Bestselling Science Fiction Adventure of All Time Dune Messiah continues the story of Paul Atreides, better known—and feared—as the man christened Muad’Dib. As Emperor of the known universe, he possesses more power than a single man was ever meant to wield. Worshipped as a religious icon by the fanatical Fremen, Paul faces the enmity of the political houses he displaced when he assumed the throne—and a conspiracy conducted within his own sphere of influence. And even as House Atreides begins to crumble around him from the machinations of his enemies, the true threat to Paul comes to his lover, Chani, and the unborn heir to his family’s dynasty......

Dune and Philosophy

Dune and Philosophy


  • Author : Jeffery Nicholas
  • Publisher : Open Court Publishing
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Genre: Literary Criticism
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780812697155


Dune and Philosophy Book Description :

Frank Herbert'sDune is the biggest-selling science fiction story of all time; the original book and its numerous sequels have transported millions of readers into the alternate reality of the Duniverse.Dune and Philosophy raises intriguing questions about the Duniverse in ways that will be instantly meaningful to fans. Those well-known characters--Paul Atreides, Baron Harkkonen, Duncan Idaho, Stilgar, the Bene Gesserit witches--come alive again in this fearless philosophical probing of some of life's most basic questions. Dune presents us with a vast world in which fanaticism is merciless and history is made by the interplay of ruthless conspiracies. Computers have long been outlawed, so that the abilities of human beings are developed to an almost s...

The Dosadi Experiment

The Dosadi Experiment


  • Author : Frank Herbert
  • Publisher : Tor Books
  • Release Date : 2002-09-16
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781466814721


The Dosadi Experiment Book Description :

From author Frank Herbert, creator of the Dune series, comes this classic science fiction of a sadistic experiment created by a interstellar civilization ... THE DOSADI EXPERIMENT Beyond the God Wall Generations of a tormented human-alien people, caged on a toxic planet, conditioned by constant hunger and war-this is the Dosadi Experiment, and it has succeeded too well. For the Dosadi have bred for Vengeance as well as cunning, and they have learned how to pass through the shimmering God Wall to exact their dreadful revenge on the Universe that created them . . . At the Publisher's request, this title is being sold without Digital Rights Management Software (DRM) applied....