Frank Herbert's classic masterpiece—a triumph of imagination and one of the best-selling science fiction novels of all time.SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE directed by Denis Villeneuve, featuring Timothée Chalamet, Josh Brolin, Jason Momoa, Oscar Isaac, Javier Bardem, Dave Bautista, Stellan Skarsg... ård, Rebecca Ferguson, Zendaya and Charlotte Rampling.Set on the desert planet Arrakis, Dune is tributary. Coveted throughout the known universe, melange is a prize worth killing for..When House Atreides is betrayed, the destruction of Paul's family will set the boy on a journey to a destiny greater than he'd ever imagined. And as he evolves into the mysterious man known as Muad'Dib, he will bring to fruition the most ancient and unattainable dream of humanity. A stunning blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism and politics, Dune won the first Nebula Award, shared the Hugo Award and formed the basis of what is without doubt the greatest epic in science fiction.
Mistletoe," said Luna dreamily, pointing at a large clump of white berries placed almost over Harry's head. He jumped out from under it. "Good thinking," said Luna seriously. "It's often infested with nargles.
I would rate this book a 10/10, because I could always imagine a picture of wherever Harry was in my head, and because I felt as though I was there with Harry facing all the horrible things happening to him.
She's not preaching, but there are weightier things in these last two books than simply the rules of Quidditch and the transfiguration of toads, just as Harry, at 15, is made to understand that there are graver things in life than detentions and his ongoing feud with Professor Snape.
...I was slightly less thrilled when a volume bigger than the New Testament arrived at 1.30am yesterday. But whatever one's view of her prose style, it can't be denied that Rowling knows how to produce a page-turner.