Brian Herbert, son of Frank Herbert, wrote the definitive biography of his father, Dreamer of Dune, which was a Hugo Award finalist. Brian is president of the company managing the legacy of Frank Herbert and is an executive producer of the motion picture Dune, as well as of the TV series Dune: The Sisterhood. He is the author or coauthor of more than forty-five books, including multiple New York Times bestsellers, has been nominated for the Nebula Award, and is always working on several projects at once. He and his wife, Jan, have traveled to all seven continents, and in 2019, they took a trip to Budapest to observe the filming of Dune.
Kevin J. Anderson has written dozens of national bestsellers and has been nominated for the Hugo Award, the Nebula Award, the Bram Stoker Award, and the SFX Readers' Choice Award. His critically acclaimed original novels include the ambitious space opera series The Saga of Seven Suns, the epic fantasy trilogy Wake the Dragon, steampunk adventures Clockwork Angels and Clockwork Lives (with legendary Rush drummer Neil Peart), as well as the thrillers Stake and Kill Zone (with Doug Beason). He is the publisher of WordFire Press and the director of the graduate program in publishing for Western Colorado University. He also set the Guinness-certified world record for the largest single-author book signing.
Praise for the Dune novels of Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson:
"The kind of intricate plotting and philosophical musings that
would make the elder Herbert proud....Throughout, key revelations
regarding the Zensunni Wanderers and their fight for freedom and
other historical Dune elements lend an air of discovery to this
fast-paced tale." -Publishers Weekly (starred review) on Dune: The
Butlerian Jihad "This compelling saga of men and women struggling
for their freedom is required reading for Dune fans and an
essential purchase for libraries." -Library Journal on Dune: The
"Dune fans will enjoy the sweeping philosophical power that surfaces, invoking the senior Herbert's remarkable vision."--Publishers Weekly on Dune: The Machine Crusade