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The Road to Dune

Dune

by Kevin J. Anderson Author · Brian Herbert Author

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Including never-before-published chapters from Dune and Dune Messiah, original stories, and a new short novel by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson



Frank Herbert's Dune is widely known as the science fiction equivalent of The Lord of the Rings, and The Road to Dune is a companion work comparable to The Silmarillion, shedding light on and following the remarkable development of the bestselling science fiction novel of all time.



Herein, the world's millions of Dune fans can now read—-at long last—-the unpublished chapters and scenes from Dune and Dune Messiah. The Road to Dune also includes the original correspondence between Frank Herbert and famed editor John W. Campbell, Jr.; excerpts from Herbert's correspondence during his years-long struggle to get his innovative work published; and the article "They Stopped the Moving Sands," Herbert's original inspiration for Dune.



The Road to Dune features newly discovered papers and manuscripts of Frank Herbert, and also "Spice Planet," an original sixty-thousand-word short novel by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson, based on a detailed outline left by Frank Herbert.



The Road to Dune is a treasure trove of essays, articles, and fiction that every reader of Dune will want to add to their shelf.



Publication Details

Publisher:
Tom Doherty Associates
Imprint:
Tor Books
Publication Date:
2008
Series:
Dune

Format

  • OverDrive Read
  • Adobe EPUB eBook 606.6 KB

Brian Herbert (Author)

Brian Herbert, the author of numerous novels and short stories, has been critically acclaimed by leading reviewers in the United States and around the world. The eldest son of celebrated science fiction author Frank Herbert,...

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Kevin J. Anderson (Author)

More than two dozen of Kevin J. Anderson's novels have appeared on national bestseller lists; and he has over eleven million books in print worldwide. His works have been translated into over 22 languages including German, Japanese, Spanish, Chine...

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