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Brian Herbert

Biography

Brian Herbert

Brian Herbert, the son of famed science fiction author Frank Herbert, is the author of multiple New York Times bestsellers. He has won several literary honors and has been nominated for the highest awards in science fiction. In 2003, he published DREAMER OF DUNE, a moving biography of his father that was a Hugo Award finalist. His other acclaimed novels include SIDNEY’S COMET, SUDANNA, SUDANNA, THE RACE FOR GOD and MAN OF TWO WORLDS (written with Frank Herbert), in addition to the Hellhole trilogy and 12 Dune series novels co-authored with Kevin J. Anderson. In 2013, Brain published OCEAN, an epic fantasy novel (co-authored with his wife, Jan).

Brian Herbert

Books by Brian Herbert

by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson - Fantasy, Fiction, Science Fiction

Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson's NAVIGATORS Of DUNE is the climactic finale of the Great Schools of Dune trilogy, set 10,000 years before Frank Herbert's classic DUNE. The story line tells the origins of the Bene Gesserit Sisterhood and its breeding program, the human-computer Mentats, and the Navigators (the Spacing Guild), as well as a crucial battle for the future of the human race, in which reason faces off against fanaticism. These events have far-reaching consequences that will set the stage for Dune, millennia later.

by Brian Herbert - Fiction, Science Fiction

A revolution has taken over the government of the United States, and the environment has been saved. But now the U.S. is ruled by a dictatorship, and the corporations are fighting back. Joining them are an increasing number of rebels angered by the dictatorship of Chairman Rahma. However, cracks are beginning to show as new weapons are developed by the old corporate powers and strange reports of mutants filter through the government's censorship.

by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson - Fiction, Science Fiction

Gilbertus Albans has founded the Mentat School, a place where humans can learn the efficient techniques of thinking machines. But Gilbertus walks an uneasy line between his own convictions and compromises in order to survive the Butlerian fanatics. Mother Superior Raquella attempts to rebuild her Sisterhood School with her most talented and ambitious student, Valya Harkonnen, who also has another goal --- to exact revenge on Vorian Atreides, the legendary hero of the Jihad, whom she blames for her family’s downfall.

by Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson - Fiction, Science Fiction

It is 83 years after the last of the thinking machines were destroyed in the Battle of Corrin, after Faykan Butler took the name of Corrino and established himself as the first Emperor of a new Imperium. Great changes are brewing that will shape all of humankind.