The definitive graphic novel adaptation of Dune , the groundbreaking science-fiction classic by Frank Herbert Dune , Frank Herbert''s epic science-fiction masterpiece set in the far future amidst a sprawling feudal interstellar society, tells the story of Paul Atreides as he and his family accept control of the desert planet Arrakis. A stunning blend of adventure and mysticism, environmentalism, and politics, Dune is a powerful, fanstastical tale that takes an unprecedented look into our universe, and is transformed by the graphic novel format. Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson''s adaptation retains the integrity of the original novel, and Raul Allen and Patricia Martin''s magnificent illustrations, along with cover art by Bill Sienkiewicz, bring the book to life for a new generation of readers.
INSTANT MASTERPIECE:Dune was first published in 1965 and won the first Nebula Award, shared the Hugo Award, and formed the basis of what isconsidered the grandest epic in science fiction. It has sold more than 20 million copies.
BLOCKBUSTER FILM: The first installment of Legendary Entertainment''s live-action feature of Dune, directed by Denis Villeneuve, starring Timothee Chalamet, Zendaya, and others, will be released in October 2021.
ICONIC COVER ART: Comics legend Bill Sienkiewicz continues his work on the series with the second piece in his triptych of original art that stretches across the covers of all three books.
PUBLISHING PLAN: The second of three volumes adapting Herbert''s work, with the final volume publishing in Fall 2023, following the huge success of the first book and a subsequent Deluxe Collector''s Edition.