Legends of Dune, Book I.¬† The enduring epic that is Dune is continued by Brian Herbert, son of Frank Herbert, and Kevin J. Anderson – beginning with the war in which humans wrested their freedom from ‘thinking machines’, the story of which has, up till now, been¬† seen only in tantalizing hints and clues. Finally, the reader witnesses how Serena Butler’s passionate grief ignites the struggle that will liberate humans from their machine masters; read the amazing tale of the Zensunni Wanderers, who escape bondage to flee to the desert world where they will declare themselves the Free Men of Dune. And here is the backward, nearly forgotten planet of Arrakis, where traders have discovered the remarkable properties of the spice melange….Cover art by Gerry Grace.