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Dune News: Butlerian Jihad Booksigning Pix and Det

by on Sep.29, 2002, under General News

BaronMoritani writes ” Since the Santa Cruz, California booksigning for Dune prequel authors Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson was changed at the last minute, Byron Merritt, fellow author and grandson to the late Frank Herbert, was asked to help prepare the Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson booksigning.

The booksigning was rescheduled due to Amtrak delays, and finally took place on Sunday, September 22nd.

Mr. Merritt writes, “It was packed! Standing room only! So….your’s truly stepped up to the microphone and introduced Brian and Kevin!”

News update along with pictures of the booksigning is here:

Thanks to Byron Merritt for the update and great luck to him with his new novel Monterey Shorts!”

2 Comments for this entry

  • Anonymous Coward

    Good luck on his novel…

    I wish Byron Merritt good luck, and I sincerely hope it’s better than the complete <b>GARBAGE</b> the Anderson/B.Herbert’s Dune prequels are.

    • Anonymous Coward

      Re:Good luck on his novel…

      Thanks…but the new Dune novels have at least spurned an extreme interest in the original novels. That is something that, at the very least, we should all be proud of.


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