House Atreides (Dune: House Trilogy, Book 1)

House Atreides (Dune: House Trilogy, Book 1)

Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson

The New York Times bestselling prequel to the vintage award-winning saga via Frank Herbert.

Frank Herbert's award-winning Dune chronicles captured the mind's eye of hundreds of thousands of readers around the world. through his dying in 1986, Herbert had accomplished six novels within the sequence, yet a lot of his imaginative and prescient remained unwritten. Now, operating from his father's lately chanced on documents, Brian Herbert and bestselling novelist Kevin J. Anderson collaborate on a brand new novel, the prelude to Dune—where we step onto the planet Arrakis...decades sooner than Dune's hero, Paul Muad'Dib Atreides, walks its sands.

Here is the wealthy and complicated global that Frank Herbert created, within the time prime as much as the momentous occasions of Dune. As Emperor Elrood's son plots a refined regicide, younger Leto Atreides leaves for a year's schooling at the mechanized global of Ix; a planetologist named Pardot Kynes seeks the secrets and techniques of Arrakis; and the eight-year-old slave Duncan Idaho is hunted by means of his merciless masters in a terrifying online game from which he vows break out and vengeance. yet none can envision the destiny in shop for them: one who will cause them to renegades—and shapers of background.

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