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Abomination of Dune

Postby georgiedenbro » 16 Feb 2016 12:20

Not sure how anyone feels about me linking to another discussion forum, but I came across a Reddit thread entitled "Have you ever been so frustrated at a book that you threw it across the room?" Two out of the three top responses name the KJA/Brian Dune books :D

https://www.reddit.com/r/books/comments ... book_that/

One of the replies simply names the books as Abomination of Dune, a goodly title.
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Re: Abomination of Dune

Postby Serkanner » 16 Feb 2016 16:01

Thanks for the link. I call them "Atrocities of Dune" or "The Atrocities" for short, and I am doubtful about using the capital A.
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Re: Abomination of Dune

Postby lotek » 18 Feb 2016 07:25

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When I tried to read the first of the Brian Herbert Dune prequels. The only way I managed to make it through the book was by the expedient of throwing it across the room once per page to work out my anger at how terrible it was.

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haha. Brian Herbert. abomination of dune.
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Re: Abomination of Dune

Postby SadisticCynic » 20 Feb 2016 02:11

georgiedenbro wrote:Not sure how anyone feels about me linking to another discussion forum, but I came across a Reddit thread entitled "Have you ever been so frustrated at a book that you threw it across the room?" Two out of the three top responses name the KJA/Brian Dune books :D

https://www.reddit.com/r/books/comments ... book_that/

One of the replies simply names the books as Abomination of Dune, a goodly title.


I remember that thread. I was pleased to see it as well, since quite a few times coming across a recommendation of Dune it is followed by a recommendation of the prequels/sequels. :(
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Re: Abomination of Dune

Postby distrans » 27 Sep 2017 21:34

I gave em a chance
gagged through a couple of books
Wasn't compelled to let him ruin 7 for me

Now a decade later I see both parts in a free bin at the local
Thought what the heck

Jeez

What crap


I don't believe those were written from any of frank notes...


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