Brian Herbert

Biography

Brian Herbert, the son of Frank Herbert, is the author of multiple New York Times bestsellers. He has won numerous literary honors and has been nominated for the highest awards in science fiction. In 2003, he published Dreamer of Dune, a moving biography of his father that was nominated for the Hugo Award. After writing ten Dune-universe novels with coauthor Kevin J. Anderson, Brian began his own galaxy-spanning science fiction series in 2006, Timeweb. His other acclaimed solo novels include Sidney’s Comet; Sudanna, Sudanna; The Race for God; and Man of Two Worlds (written with Frank Herbert).

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Books

Tales of Dune: Expanded Edition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,510. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Eight collected Dune short stories, tales that fit in and around Frank Herbert’s grand future epic.
The Race for God
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Who needs Heaven? God, it turns out, lives on the planet Tananius-Ofo in the distant galaxy 722C12009. And now, after countless millennia, He’s invited us to come visit Him. Not everybody, mind you. Just an odd assortment of heathens, heretics, pantheists, perverts, and true believers of every sect and creed—all crammed into a single white spaceship piloted by a slightly crazed biocomputer.
The Comet Chronicles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 188,400. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
CONTAINS TWO COMPLETE NOVELS Sidney’s Comet and The Garbage Chronicles
Dangerous Worlds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is the first collection of Brian Herbert’s short fiction, a volume that is packed with highly imaginative, intriguing stories and ideas. In the previously unpublished “Death of the Internet,: Under Burning Skies,” the internet is wiped out—forever!—leaving hundreds of millions of people unable to function without a technology that they have become addicted to, and totally dependent upon.
Man of Two Worlds: 30th Anniversary Edition
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 128,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
What if the entire universe happened to be the creation of alien minds? Dreens are extraordinary storytellers—and they can actually make the worlds they imagine come to life—and this is the origin of Earth and the entire known universe. Even though Dreens live far across the universe, the human race has the technology for interstellar travel and the military power to destroy the aliens...
Ocean
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,830. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
OMNIBUS EDITION Bestselling author Brian Herbert and his wife, Jan, have combined their talents to create an epic ecological fantasy novel. The ocean awakens and is fighting back, but it might be too late…. Omnibus edition. The Awakening, The Sea Warriors, War of Independence. All three books of The Ocean Cycle by Brian Herbert & Jan Herbert in one volume.
Ocean: War of Independence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
PART THREE OF THREE Kimo Pohaku and his Sea Warriors have declared war against human civilization, because of the severe environmental damage inflicted on the ocean and its life forms. Leading a powerful armada of sea creatures against naval forces, Kimo has set a high goal: The complete liberation of the seas from human control, and preventing mankind from using the waters again for selfish...
Ocean: The Sea Warriors
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,950. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
PART TWO OF THREE In the ocean’s war against the humans who have caused so much damage, Kimo Pohaku leads a corps of transformed hybrids—part human, part sea creature. Calling themselves Sea Warriors, they can command dangerous aquatic creatures against human activities in Hawaiian waters, striking back against human abuses in the ocean. But when the government reacts with violence...
Ocean: The Awakening
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
PART ONE OF THREE Poisonous jellyfish and deadly stonefish attack Hawaiian beaches. Whales enlarge the assault against human sea activities by blockading naval installations and shipping lanes. Kimo Pohaku, a young Hawaiian man covered with tattoos of marine animals, emerges as the leader of this war from the sea, declaring war on humanity. Kimo may look human, but he has been transformed…
Stormworld
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Novella by Brian Herbert & Bruce Taylor. After the Greenland ice cap suffers an abrupt and catastrophic collapse, Earth’s climate suddenly changes, turning the planet into a horrendous stormworld. Against this backdrop, men and women in the Cascade Seed Repository valiantly struggle to protect the food supply of civilization….
The Stolen Gospels
Series: Stolen Gospels, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,340. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Holy Women’s Bible asserts that Jesus Christ had 24 apostles, and half were women. All trace of these women was omitted from the Bible by male church authorities. Eleven she-apostles have been reincarnated in modern times and are revealing new female-oriented gospels about the life of Jesus. And the radical women have dangerous enemies. . . .
The Lost Apostles
Series: Stolen Gospels, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,720. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Long ago, the ancient gospels of Jesus’s female apostles were stolen by powerful churchmen and relegated to the rubbish heaps of history. But those apostles have been reborn as female children, and are dictating new gospels that will be incorporated into a radical new religious text, the Holy Women’s Bible.
The Garbage Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the super-consumer society of the future, recycling is illegal, and Earth’s garbage is catapulted into deep space. But as humankind reluctantly learns, what goes up must come down. . . . In this rollicking, thought-provoking, highly imaginative exploration, Brian Herbert shares the environmental concerns of his father, Frank Herbert, the world-famous author of Dune.
Memorymakers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,390. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Memorymakers tells the story of an ancient race of beings called the Ch’Var, who live among humans. They look like humans, act like humans, talk like humans. Their appetites, though, are anything but human. First of two collaborations between Brian Herbert and his cousin Marie Landis.
Sidney's Comet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,460. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bestselling author Brian Herbert’s humorous first novel. For centuries the slops that inhabit Earth have been rocketing their refuse into the Galaxy, carelessly littering the cosmos with wrappers, peelings, bottles and cans. But the universe is about to get even. An immense comet of garbage is on a collision course with Earth! Only one man can stop it: lowly government worker Sidney Malloy!
Sudanna, Sudanna
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,030. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On the peanut-shaped planetoid of Ut, a 150-million-year-old computer named Mamacita rules with dictatorial control. Her every whim is a steadfast rule, and no command is stronger than the ban of Sudanna, the wind that sweeps across Ut spreading the liberating sounds of music.
Timeweb Chronicles Omnibus
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 431,360. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
All three novels of the Timeweb Chronicles, now together in one volume! Humanity has spread throughout the galaxy, ruled by wealthy merchant princes who live in decadent splendor—unaware of another realm just beneath the fabric of the universe. Galactic ecologist Noah Watanabe discovers the cause of a strange, cosmic disintegration, and embarks on an epic journey to restore the ancient balance.
Timeweb Chronicles 3: Webdancers
Series: Timeweb, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Brian Herbert’s epic Timeweb trilogy concludes. As the human race & the shape-shifting Mutatis continue their war, the Timeweb strands that hold the universe together begin to unravel. Sentient podships travel the strands of the web, but the cosmos itself is disintegrating. Galactic ecologist Noah Watanabe, possessed of special powers, is the one person who has a chance of saving all races.
Timeweb Chronicles 2: The Web and the Stars
Series: Timeweb, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 145,170. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
In Timeweb, Brian Herbert introduced readers to the fantastically beautiful galactic web of space & time that interconnects the cosmos. But the web is unraveling, threatening to plunge the universe into oblivion. Galactic ecologist Noah Watanabe struggles to hold the cosmic filigree together, while the evil shapeshifter race of Mutatis threatens to use a doomsday weapon against humanity.
Timeweb Chronicles 1: Timeweb
Series: Timeweb, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 143,530. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Brian Herbert creates a universe of wondrous possibilities that is populated by sentient spaceships, shapeshifters, intriguing robots, and miniature aliens with mysterious powers. Humanity has become a mercantile society that has spread throughout the galaxy, ruled by wealthy merchant princes who live in decadent splendor—entirely unaware of another realm just beneath the fabric of the universe.

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