'[Herbert and Anderson] do a great job in investing the plot with heft and complexity and the narrative with pace and momentum, and conveying the sheer ferocity of the betrayals and duplicities . . . a rare, rattling page-turner that no Dune adherent will pass up.' * <i>Kirkus Reviews</i> * Frank Herbert would surely be delighted and proud of this continuation of his vision. * Dean Koontz * Those who long to return to the world of desert, spice and sandworms will be amply satisfied * <i>The Times</i> * 'A triumphant climax to the history of the Dune universe.' * <i>Bookseller</i> on THE BATTLE OF CORRIN * 'For those of us who grew up with the world of spice and sand - how gratifying to revisit characters who felt like old friends, now brought to a satisfying conclusion.' * <i>My Weekly</i> *
Frank Herbert, one of the greatest science fiction authors, died in 1986. His son Brian Herbert is a widely-published science fiction novelist in his own right. Kevin J. Anderson's novels include bestsellers based on the universes of Star Wars and The X Files. Together they created PRELUDE TO DUNE, LEGENDS OF DUNE and THE ROAD TO DUNE, all bestsellers set in the universe created by Frank Herbert.