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Children of Dune / Frank Herbert ; with an introduction by Brian Herbert.

Herbert, Frank, (author.). Herbert, Brian, (writer of introduction.).

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The Children of Dune are twin siblings Leto and Ghanima Atreides, whose father, the Emperor Paul Muad'Dib, disappeared into the desert wastelands of Arrakis nine years ago. Like their father, the twins possess supernormal abilities--making them valuable to their manipulative aunt Alia, who rules the Empire in the name of the House Atreides. Facing treason and rebellion on two fronts, Alia's rule is not absolute. The displaced house Corrino is plotting to regain the throne while the fanatical Fremen are being provoked into open revolt by the enigmatic figure known only as The Preacher. Alia believes that by obtaining the secrets of the twins' prophetic visions, she can maintain control over her dynasty. But Leto and Ghanima have their own plans for their visions--and their destinies ...
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library HERBERT (Frank) - Dune BK 03 (Text) 37814003421121 FICTION - NEW SCI-FI/FANTASY Book System_Only_3months 09/14/2021 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780593201749
  • ISBN: 0593201744
  • Physical Description: xiv, 480 pages ; 21 cm.
  • Edition: Ace paperback edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Ace, 2020.

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The Children of Dune are twin siblings Leto and Ghanima Atreides, whose father, the Emperor Paul Muad'Dib, disappeared into the desert wastelands of Arrakis nine years ago. Like their father, the twins possess supernormal abilities--making them valuable to their manipulative aunt Alia, who rules the Empire in the name of the House Atreides. Facing treason and rebellion on two fronts, Alia's rule is not absolute. The displaced house Corrino is plotting to regain the throne while the fanatical Fremen are being provoked into open revolt by the enigmatic figure known only as The Preacher. Alia believes that by obtaining the secrets of the twins' prophetic visions, she can maintain control over her dynasty. But Leto and Ghanima have their own plans for their visions--and their destinies ...
Subject: Dune (Imaginary place) > Fiction.
Life on other planets > Fiction.
Royal houses > Fiction.
Power (Social sciences) > Fiction.
Prophecy > Fiction.
Genre: Science fiction.

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