Heroes Of Dune
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  • 1
    Paul of Dune | Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson

    Paul of Dune

    • UNABRIDGED (18 hrs and 40 mins)
    • By Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (762)
    Performance
    (535)
    Story
    (538)

    The Muad'Dib's jihad is in full swing. His warrior legions march from victory to victory. But beneath the joy of victory there are dangerous undercurrents. Paul, like nearly every great conqueror, has enemies - those who would betray him to steal the awesome power he commands. Paul himself begins to have doubts: Is the jihad getting out of his control? Has he created anarchy? Has he been betrayed by those he loves and trusts the most? And most of all, he wonders: Am I going mad?

    A Prescient Filling in of the Gaps in Dune Lore

    A strong, well-paced story that leaps back and forth provides a deeply and richly layered history of what made Paul Atreides the Kwisatz Haderach and ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 01 2017 by Matt Moore (An ex-expatriate repatriated, by choice, back to the U.S.)
  • 2
    The Winds of Dune | Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson

    The Winds of Dune

    • UNABRIDGED (17 hrs and 18 mins)
    • By Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson
    • Narrated By Scott Brick
    Overall
    (511)
    Performance
    (358)
    Story
    (362)

    Where Paul of Dune picked up the saga directly after the events of Dune, The Winds of Dune begins after the events of Dune Messiah. Paul has walked off into the sand, blind, and is presumed dead. Jessica and Gurney are on Caladan; Alia is trying to hold the Imperial government together with Duncan; Mohiam is dead at the hands of Stilgar; Irulan is imprisoned. Paul's former friend, Bronso of Ix, now seems to be leading opposition to the House of Atreides.

    good, but with reservations

    I have listened to most of the other Dune books and I have enjoyed them immensely. I bought this book hoping it would be just as good., but was a lit..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 09 2009 by Retired in Texas (Texas)