Dune

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, Aug 15, 1977
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Paul Atreides moves with his family to the planet Dune and is forced into exile when his father's government is overthrown. The first book in the series.

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... not in the traditional writing style. - Goodreads
I feel the ending was stunted. - Goodreads
It is a page turner though. - Flipkart
My second point is the ending. - Goodreads

Review: Dune (Dune Chronicles #1)

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Dune is a classic sci fi novel. If you have trouble reading older sci fi novels because of the way pacing is, you may want to start with Dune. While Dune still has many characteristics of writing ... Read full review

Review: Dune (Dune Chronicles #1)

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I've read this book so many times that I've ruined 6 copies. Each time I have to transfer my highlights to the next edition. This book is part philosophy, part political commentary, part messiah story, and part sci-fi adventure. It's a classic that has stood the test of time. Read full review

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About the author (1977)

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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