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Dune

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 515,745 Ratings and 16,082 Reviews

Book Description
This Hugo and Nebula Award winner tells the sweeping tale of a desert planet called Arrakis, the focus of an intricate power struggle in a byzantine interstellar empire. Arrakis is the sole source of Melange, the "spice of spices." Melange is necessary for interstellar travel and grants psychic powers and longevity, so whoever controls it wields great influence.

The troubles begin when ... More
Book Information
PublisherOrion Publishing Group
BindingHardcover (53 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages448
ISBN-100575068566
ISBN-13978-0575068568
Publication Date12/16/1999
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About Frank Herbert (Author) : Frank Herbert is a published author and a narrator of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Frank Herbert include Children of Dune (Unabridged), God Emperor of Dune.
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About John Schoenherr (Illustrator) : John Schoenherr is a published author, illustrator, and a photographer of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of John Schoenherr include Owl Moon: 20th Anniversary Ed... more
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9/10/2010 Joseph Beekman said: All time great classic and truly a work of genius and imagination! All around fun and educational in many ways as well. Simply awesome!
tags: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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10/7/2009 Sharon Koontz said: 49807
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