Heretics of Dune by Frank Herbert

Heretics of Dune

Dune #5

Frank Herbert

fiction science fiction adventurous challenging mysterious slow-paced

669 pages | first published 1984

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Book five in Frank Herbert's magnificent Dune Chronicles--one of the most significant sagas in the history of literary science fiction.Leto Atreides, the God Emperor of Dune, is dead. In the fifteen hundred years since his passing, the Empire has ...
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Moods

adventurous 86%
mysterious 56%
challenging 54%
reflective 37%
tense 35%
dark 29%
emotional 10%
informative 5%
relaxing 2%
sad 2%

Pace

slow 70%
medium 26%
fast 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

Plot: 42% | A mix: 33% | Character: 24%

Strong character development?

Yes: 63% | It's complicated: 22% | No: 8% | N/A: 5%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 55% | No: 27% | Yes: 13% | N/A: 2%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 46% | It's complicated: 25% | No: 25% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 54% | No: 22% | It's complicated: 19% | N/A: 3%

Average rating

3.6