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I get a lot of questions from people interested in coming to one of our booksigning events. I’ll try to answer the most common ones below, so you know what to expect if you attend a signing. The SISTERHOOD OF DUNE “double tour” starts on Tuesday Jan 3, with my appearance in Denver and Brian’s appearance in Seattle. For anyone interested in coming to hear us talk and get their books signed, this is what you can expect.
Yes, I thought it felt like a busy year! Gathering the covers of all the books I had released this past calendar year, I didn’t know if I could put them all on a single page. HELLHOLE with Brian Herbert, and a new Saga of Seven Suns prequel VEILED ALLIANCES; the third Terra Incognita novel came out in trade paperback, as well as the mass-market paperback of Book 2, and the original eBook story “Mythical Creatures”; there was also the new SF story TAU CETI, the third Star Challengers novel with Rebecca Moesta, the paperback of BLOOD LITE II, and several original eBooks.
Herbert, Brian & Kevin J. Anderson. Sisterhood of Dune. Tor. Jan. 2012. c.4960. ISBN 9780765322739. $27.99 SF **starred review**
Tor Books and Circle of Seven productions has just released a wonderful new book trailer for SISTERHOOD OF DUNE, narrated by Scott Brick, who is the reader on all of the Dune audiobooks. It’s a little over a minute long.
For a special holiday present here’s a sneak preview of the second chapter in SISTERHOOD OF DUNE. Click the link below to download a .pdf of the chapter.
Each year as the holidays approach, our household gets ready for an invasion of relatives, a whirlwind of family activities, and not a lot of writing time. So, in early December I try to take a writing trip just to get caught up and to recharge my creative batteries, as well as to gather some alone time. My two favorite places are Estes Park, CO on the edge of Rocky Mountain National Park, and Moab, Utah, the heart of Arches and Canyonlands, red rock, deep canyons, and very few people this time of year.
Macmillan Audio has provided a free sample audio clip of the unabridged SISTERHOOD OF DUNE audiobook, read by Scott Brick. Click to listen to the first part of the book. Both the novel and the audio will be in US stores on January 3.
CLICK THE LINK BELOW TO LISTEN
We’ve just released the print version of VEILED ALLIANCES, the original prequel to my epic Saga of Seven Suns series.
One month from today, SISTERHOOD OF DUNE will be released. To whet your appetite, here is the opening material and the first chapter of the novel.
It was a time of geniuses, of people stretching the limits of their imagination and wondering about the possibilities for their race.
—History of the Great Schools