Dune Messiah by Frank Herbert

Dune Messiah

Dune #2

Frank Herbert

fiction classics science fiction adventurous mysterious slow-paced

352 pages | first published 1969

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Book Two in the Magnificent Dune Chronicles--the Bestselling Science Fiction Adventure of All Time >Dune Messiah continues the story of Paul Atreides, better known--and feared--as the man christened Muad'Dib. As Emperor of the known universe, h...
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Moods

adventurous 59%
challenging 47%
dark 45%
mysterious 45%
reflective 45%
tense 39%
emotional 27%
sad 19%
informative 2%
hopeful 1%

Pace

medium 50%
slow 41%
fast 7%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 45% | Character: 34% | Plot: 19%

Strong character development?

Yes: 71% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 8%

Loveable characters?

It's complicated: 48% | Yes: 28% | No: 22%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 60% | It's complicated: 19% | No: 16% | N/A: 4%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 82% | It's complicated: 10% | No: 5%

Average rating

3.74