Frank Herbert’s Classic Dune

  • About the Novel
    1965-01

    Frank Herbert's Dune series is one of the grandest epics in the annals of imaginative literature. Selling millions of copies worldwide, it is science fiction's answer to The Lord of the Rings, a brilliantly imaginative epic of high adventure, unforgettable characters, and immense scope.

    Macmillan Audio released an unabridged CD on May 29, 2007, narrated by Scott Brick, Orlagh Cassidy, Euan Morton, and Simon Vance.

  • About the Novel
    1969-06

    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 Fremens, 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.

    A new hardcover edition with an introduction by Brian Herbert was issued by Ace Hardcover on February 5, 2008.

    Macmillan Audio released an unabridged CD on October 2, 2007, narrated by Scott Brick, Euan Morton, Simon Vance, and Katherine Kellgren.

  • About the Novel
    1981-02

    The desert planet has begun to grow green and lush. The life-giving spice is abundant. The nine-year-old royal twins, possessing their father's supernormal powers, are being groomed as messiahs. But there are those who think the Imperium does not need messiahs.

    A new hardcover edition with an introduction by Brian Herbert was issued by Ace Hardcover on June 3, 2008.

    Macmillan Audio released an unabridged CD on February 19, 2008, narrated by Simon Vance and Scott Brick.

  • About the Novel
    1981-05

    Centuries have passed on Dune, and the planet is green with life. Leto, the son of Dune's savior, is still alive but far from human, and the fate of all humanity hangs on his awesome sacrifice.

    A new hardcover edition with an introduction by Brian Herbert was issued by Ace Hardcover on September 2, 2008.

    Macmillan Audio released an unabridged CD on June 24, 2008, narrated by Simon Vance, Katherine Kellgren, and Scott Brick.

  • About the Novel
    1984-04

    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 as from a dream, wielding the new power of a heresy called love.

    A new hardcover edition with an introduction by Brian Herbert was issued by Ace Hardcover on February 3, 2009.

    Macmillan Audio released an unabridged CD on October 14, 2008, narrated by Simon Vance, Katherine Kellgren, and Scott Brick.

  • About the Novel
    1985-04

    The desert planet Arrakis, called Dune, has been destroyed. Now the Bene Gesserit, heirs to Dune’s power, have colonized a green world—and are turning it into a desert, mile by scorched mile. Here is the last Dune title Frank Herbert wrote before his death: A stunning climax to the epic Dune legend that will live on forever.

    A new hardcover edition with an introduction by Brian Herbert was issued by Ace Hardcover on August 4, 2009.

    Macmillan Audio released an unabridged CD on February 17, 2009, narrated by Simon Vance, Katherine Kellgren, and Scott Brick.