Ace Books

Children of Dune


Ace Books

Children of Dune

  • Description

Book Three in the Magnificent Dune Chronicles—the Bestselling Science Fiction Adventure of All Time

The Children of Dune are twin siblings Leto and Ghanima Atreides, whose father, the Emperor Paul Muad’Dib, disappeared in the desert wastelands of Arrakis nine years ago. 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 Fremen are being provoked into open revolt by the enigmatic figure known only as The Preacher. Alia believes that by obtaining the secrets of the twins’ prophetic visions, she can maintain control over her dynasty.

But Leto and Ghanima have their own plans for their visions—and their destinies....

Author: Frank Herbert
Series: Dune Book 3
Publisher: Ace Books

Pages: 496pp
Size: 5.5 x 8.25 x 1
Notes: trade paperback
Release Date: July 7, 2020
ISBN: 978-0593201749

Pages: 624pp
Size: 4.25 x 7.5 x 1
Notes: mass market paperback
Release Date: June 4, 2019
ISBN: 978-0593098240

This deluxe hardcover edition of Children of Dune includes:
• An iconic new cover
• A stamped and foiled case featuring a quote from the Litany Against Fear
• Stained edges and fully illustrated endpapers
• A beautifully designed poster on the interior of the jacket
• An Introduction by Brian Herbert

Pages: 496pp
Size: 6.25 x 9.25 x 1.5
Notes: hardcover
Release Date: April 4, 2023
ISBN: 978-0593548455