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Berkley Books, 1984 - Dune (Imaginary place) - 535 pages
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The first book of the Dune chronicles is set on the desert planet Arrakis and begins with the story of Maud'dib, a hero who will guide his great family in establishing the perfect society.

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Oh thank goodness! I remembered this book as being fantastic when I first read it. I was in my very early teens (probably pre-teens, since I remember feeling naughty reading a book intended for an ... Read full review

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I absolutely love this classic Sci-Fi novel. Its a great story with some wonderful lines. This was my third time reading Dune. There are only two points I question, first its very hard to believe the ... Read full review

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About the author (1984)

Frank Herbert was born in Tacoma, Washington, and educated at the University of Washington, Seattle. He worked a wide variety of jobs--including TV cameraman, radio commentator, oyster diver, jungle survival instructor, lay analyst, creative writing teacher, reporter and editor of several West Coast newspapers--before becoming a full-time writer. He died in 1986.

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