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Here is the novel that will be forever considered a triumph of the imagination. Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is the story of the boy Paul Atreides, who would become the mysterious man known as Muad'Dib. He would avenge the traitorous plot against his noble family--and would bring to fruiti

Author Frank Herbert

Pages 528

Publisher Penguin

Published Date 2005

ISBN 0441013597 9780441013593

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jonathan_kent_6341 shared a tip "Just a lot of fun to read,a classic sci-fi book!"

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emily98 shared a tip "I don’t get why many don’t like the book, the imagery you get from the text is amazing ❤️"

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kate_lunarskye_212 shared a tip "Is this worth the read? My dad didn’t like it much and he loves sci-fi like foundation. So just curious!"

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witcherschoolofthef shared a tip "An easy read with awesome world-building"

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DragonArmyBooks shared a tip "Anyone excited about the upcoming Dune movie?"

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logan.g shared a tip "An extremely unique SiFi with a great plot and that's wonderfully written."

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skip_rooney shared a tip "So boring!!!"

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shayzden_morrisseau shared a tip "i love it so much"

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_em_ shared a tip "is this worth the read?? or should i skip and just watch the movie..??"

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annabelle_rice shared a tip "5/5 Great for people who love a really detailed book. Intricately crafted universe and drama, filled with mystery and intrigue!"

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loida_milian-gonczarow shared a tip "This book entwined you in the imagery abd the characters. I ate this book up!"

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namelessking007 shared a tip "After seeing the recent film, which I thoroughly enjoyed, I had to pick up the book. Already bought Dune Messiah!"

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tina_vandevalk shared a tip "To dry"

susan_daniluk shared a tip "Lately: The House in the Cerulean Sea (TJ Klune) & Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine (Gail Honeyman)"

bradley_lytle shared a tip "I’m listening to 1984 now. And the Star Wars High Republic series!"

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k_the_grey shared a tip "Classic"

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vianey_asalyn shared a tip "currently rereading :)"

eric_grimes shared a tip "Takes a little while to get hooked but great once you do."

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rachel_hana shared a tip "I read the whole dune series"

compassion_riley shared a tip "Read it and or watch it."

compassion_riley shared a tip "Awesome book"

nevaeh_9577 shared a tip "Same I am looking for the next :)"

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robyn_sukatski shared a tip "Circe by Madeline Miller, you?"

ayron_con shared a tip "One of the goats"

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Corgi_And_Bella shared a tip "Hunger games divergentaze runner legend"

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turone_greenwood shared a tip "Excellent world building"

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Bigmangeek shared a tip "Greatest sci-fi novel ever written in my opinion!"

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ehillwrites shared a tip "An Abundance of Katherines, by my friend’s request 😢 I really want to reread I, Robot again though!"

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jessica_floyd_alexa shared a tip "All political intrigue and world building."

john_paul_7037 shared a tip "If you’re looking for an intro to Science Fiction, this is the one."

kimberly_8199 shared a tip "Right now I'm reading "Out of the Dark" by David Weber. Different sort of book I think but well written so far"

michael_la_grassa shared a tip "Take your time reading it. Its a densely populated sci-fi epic that deserves all your attention."

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aya_knowledgegod shared a tip "good world building"

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alainamnt23 shared a tip "From Mr. Phethean (3rd favorite book)"

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shimloo shared a tip "Loved it, American classic"

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riley_kelley_2517 shared a tip "I have never read the novel but I watched the movie. I would like to give it a read."

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jim_eddinger shared a tip "Currently reading Atlas of the Heart by Brene Brown."

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alex_brooks_6274 shared a tip "Just started the Wheel of time, also reading Currency Wars, The End is Always Near, and project Hail Mary"

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payten_springs shared a tip "I just started this. Does this book get less confusing?"

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sean_martin_4454 shared a tip "I haven’t read this one actually ! It’s up next after the Witcher series of books :) really looking forward to it"

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ajmal_haneef shared a tip "Fantastic book 😍"

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matt_wiercinski shared a tip "Such a great read. The storyline and character development is amazing."

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hannah_madsen shared a tip "Excellent sci-fi, immersive world building, vivid characters"

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wil_white shared a tip "It’s one of my all time favorites"

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krista_lane_6372 shared a tip "The Giver"

victoria_newton_5055 shared a tip "I remembered this from elementary, than read it again more recently. Still good"

jari_edinger shared a tip "Hmmm probably the duel with Jamis. How about you?"

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james_hudson_19 shared a tip "Treachery, prophets and jihad. Quite the story and a wonderful novel!"

mark_3507 shared a tip "What Lord of the Rings is to fantasy, Dune is to sci-fi. There would be no Star Wars without Dune."

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lil-farrah shared a tip "5/10"

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lisa_armstrong_5783 shared a tip "Really enjoyed this book. It came as a surprise. But it was a great read."

lewis_graves shared a tip "My last book, the Atlantis gene, a three book series"

luke_ponnet shared a tip "All that me fav"

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jennifer_walker_6552 shared a tip "When the find out the truth about Spice."

zach_denning shared a tip "Read faster than I thought it would. The ending was a bit abrupt and left you wondering what happens after."

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n_b_6145 shared a tip "It was amazing🤙🏻"

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kim_christensen shared a tip "I became an Earth science teacher because of the influence this book had on me in my youth."

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king_lord_billiard shared a tip "I haven’t read it yet but I ordered the audiobook version"

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sandra_collins shared a tip "Love love!!"

kathy_libby shared a tip "A very deep story a great series"

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carri_sue shared a tip "I love the sand worms. The whole of book is unforgettable. It's been a while, I need to reread it."

oscar_hernandez_2925 shared a tip "The rich tapestry woven by Herbert combines science and religion in an immersive world."

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norman_prather shared a tip "The use of ecological science as a political tool was facinating. The socio-political dynamics were compelling as well."

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kahnr_tesla shared a tip "Definitely"

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mothpuddle shared a tip "One of the best books i have ever had the pleasure of reading... can’t reccommend this enough."

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wade_webster shared a tip "I'm still finishing up the sequels, but this one is pure gold."

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anthony_michalski shared a tip "Hello. I haven't finished the book yet😉"

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iris_garza shared a tip "Been wanting to start this series for a while now!"

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elijscott shared a tip "I think so, yes. A seminal work whose influence can be seen in more recent SciFi/Fantasy."

sarah_4262 shared a tip "So excited for the movie!!"

marty_sanchez shared a tip "Yes! Highly recommend it."

lara_ullman shared a tip "I just loved it. The “fear is the little death” quote stuck with me."

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christopher_loiodice shared a tip "The Rage of Dragons by Evan White"

deborah_lynn shared a tip "Absolutely!!"

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zoe_grace shared a tip "The book is a classic and worth a read. I read it for the first time and was totally entranced by the story!"

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brianaimee_kruse shared a tip "Project Hail Mary just wrapped up. Looking at When We Cease to Understand the World. Trying to find the next good science read."

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winsor shared a tip "Great book!"

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kaellin_brown shared a tip "Right now I'm reading through several of David Baldacci series"

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stephanie_berman_6670 shared a tip "I would read the first one lol"

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brianne_johnson_5020 shared a tip "Epic involved but not too confusing. Take your time with this one."

samuel_robert shared a tip "I love the dune saga I find frank herberts writing style fantastic and his ideas to be profound."

teri_eitzengraves shared a tip "Turner, if you like the Dune series, ( movie is ok also). Try Anne McCaffery's Dragonriders of Pern. Outstanding books."

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agentOForange shared a tip "Once you power through the beginning it's an awesome read!"

ryan_yan shared a tip "Ready by it rn it’s pretty good"

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owen_2018 shared a tip "Absolutely gripping, well thought out story"