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The Road to Dune

Dune

Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, and Kevin J. Anderson; Read by Scott Brick

Macmillan Audio

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Herein, the world's millions of Dune fans can now read---at long last---the unpublished chapters and scenes from Dune and Dune Messiah.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.

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“Scott Brick’s narration is as fresh on the twentieth disc as it is on the first. His focus is unwavering, and his pace never falters as he maintains his enthusiasm for the story and its characters.”––AudioFile on Dune: The Butlerian Jihad, winner of the 2002 Audie Award for Best Science Fiction

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  • Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, and Kevin J. Anderson; Read by Scott Brick

  • FRANK HERBERT is the author of the 1965 science fiction classic, Dune. He died in 1986.

    BRIAN HERBERT, the son of Frank Herbert, is a multiple New York Times bestselling author in his own right. He has been nominated for both the Hugo and the Nebula Awards. In 2003, he published Dreamer of Dune, a Hugo Award-nominated biography of his father.

    KEVIN J. ANDERSON has written dozens of national bestsellers and has been nominated for the Nebula Award, the Bram Stoker Award, and the SFX Reader’s Choice Award. He has set the Guinness-certified world record for the largest single-author book signing.

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  • Kevin J. Anderson Jan Herbert
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    The Road to Dune

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    Frank Herbert, Brian Herbert, and Kevin J. Anderson; Read by Scott Brick

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