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Children of Dune
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Bibliographic Detail
Publisher Ace Books
Publication date September 1, 1991
Binding Paperback
Edition Reissue
Book category Adult Fiction
ISBN-13 9780441104024
ISBN-10 0441104029
Dimensions 1 by 4 by 6.50 in.
Weight 0.45 lbs.
Availability§ Publisher Out of Stock Indefinitely
Original list price $7.99
§As reported by publisher
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Summaries and Reviews
Summary
On the planet of Aurakis, men, nature, and time attend the messianic and evolutionary growth of Leto and his twin sister Ghanima, children and successors of the mighty Muad'Dib. Reissue. (A Sci-Fi Channel television miniseries, showing March 2003) (Science Fiction & Fantasy)
Amazon.com description: Product Description: Book Three in the Magnificent Dune Chronicles—the Bestselling Science Fiction Adventure of All Time

Nine years ago Emperor Paul Muad'Dib disappeared into the desert wastelands of Arrakis. Now, his twin children—Leto and Ghanima Atreides—are being groomed to become Messiahs. Like their father, the twins possess supernormal abilities, making them valuable to their manipulative aunt Alia, who rules the Empire in the name of House Atreides.
 
Facing treason and rebellion on two fronts, Alia’s rule is not absolute. The displaced House Corrino is plotting to regain the throne while the fanatical Fremens are being provoked into open revolt by the enigmatic figure known only as The Preacher. By obtaining the secrets of the twins’ prophetic visions, Alia believes she can maintain control over her dynasty.
 
But Leto and Ghanima have their own plans for their visions—and their destiny...

Editions
Hardcover
With Brian Herbert (other contributor) | from Ace Books (June 3, 2008)
9780441015900 | details & prices | 406 pages | 6.25 × 9.00 × 1.50 in. | 1.35 lbs | List price $24.95
Paperback
Book cover for 9780441104024
 
The price comparison is for this edition
Reissue edition from Ace Books (September 1, 1991)
9780441104024 | details & prices | 4.00 × 6.50 × 1.00 in. | 0.45 lbs | List price $7.99
About: On the planet of Aurakis, men, nature, and time attend the messianic and evolutionary growth of Leto and his twin sister Ghanima, children and successors of the mighty Muad'Dib
CD/Spoken Word
Book cover for 9781427202918
 
Unabridged edition from St Martins Pr (February 19, 2008)
9781427202918 | details & prices | 5.00 × 6.00 × 1.50 in. | 0.92 lbs | List price $49.95
About: Frank Herbert's bestselling science fiction series of all time continues!
Reinforced
from Demco Media (September 1, 1991)
9780606008273 | details & prices | 4.50 × 7.25 × 1.50 in. | 0.60 lbs | List price $16.80
About: On the planet of Aurakis, men, nature, and time attend the messianic and evolutionary growth of Leto and his twin sister Ghanima, children and successors of the mighty Muad'Dib
Prebinding
Book cover for 9780808520948 Book cover for 9781439501627
 
Reprint edition from Paw Prints (June 26, 2008)
9781439501627 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.00 × 1.25 in. | 0.56 lbs | List price $16.99
About: The bestselling science fiction series of all time continues!
from Turtleback Books (October 1, 1999)
9780808520948 | details & prices | 4.25 × 7.25 × 1.50 in. | 0.50 lbs | List price $20.85
About: On the planet of Aurakis, men, nature, and time attend the messianic and evolutionary growth of Leto and his twin sister Ghanima, children and successors of the mighty Muad'Dib

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