Frank Herbert (1920-1986) was an American author of science fiction. He is best known for his Dune series, which is set in the future and covers issues such as leadership, ecology, religion, evolution, sociobiology. He is considered part of the New Wave literary movement. Following his death, the Dune series was taken over by his son Brian Herbert and Kevin J. Anderson.

Frank Herbert came a published author in 1952 with the publication of the non-fiction book Survival and the Atom. He would go on to write his first novel in 1956, which was titled The Dragon in the Sea. Nine years later, he would write Dune. Below is a list of Frank Herbert’s books in order of when they were originally published:

Publication Order of Dune Books

Dune (1965)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dune Messiah (1969)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Children of Dune (1976)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
God Emperor of Dune (1981)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heretics of Dune (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Chapterhouse: Dune (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hunters of Dune (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sandworms of Dune (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Paul of Dune (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Winds of Dune (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Dune Collections

The Illustrated Dune (1965)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Songs Of Muad'dib (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Road to Dune (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of The Pandora Sequence Books

Destination Void (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Jesus Incident (1979)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Lazarus Effect (1983)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Ascension Factor (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of ConSentiency Universe Books

Whipping Star (1969)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dosadi Experiment (1977)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Standalone Novels

The Dragon in the Sea (1956)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Missing Link (1959)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Operation Haystack (1959)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Try to Remember (1961)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Green Brain (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Eyes of Heisenberg (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Heaven Makers (1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Santaroga Barrier (1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Soul Catcher (1972)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Godmakers (1972)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hellstrom's Hive (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Direct Descent (1980)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The White Plague (1982)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Man of Two Worlds (1986)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Old Rambling House (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
High-Opp (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Angels' Fall (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Game of Authors (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
A Thorn in the Bush (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Short Story Collections

The Worlds of Frank Herbert (1970)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Book of Frank Herbert (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best of Frank Herbert 1965-70 (1975)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best of Frank Herbert (1975)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Best of Frank Herbert 1952-1964 (1977)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Priests Of Psi (1981)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Eye (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Classic Science Fiction Stories (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Collected Stories of Frank Herbert (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Frank Herbert: Unpublished Stories (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Non-Fiction Books

New World Or No World (1970)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Threshold: The Blue Angels Experience (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Without Me You're Nothing (1980)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Maker of Dune (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Notebooks of Frank Herbert's Dune (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of SF Authors Choice Books

SF Authors' Choice 2 (By: Harry Harrison) (1970)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
SF Authors' Choice 3 (By: Harry Harrison) (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Dune Books

(with Brian Herbert, Kevin J. Anderson)

Dune (1965)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Children of Dune (1976)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
God Emperor of Dune (1981)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Heretics of Dune (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Dune Encyclopedia (By: ) (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Hunters of Dune (By: Brian Herbert,Kevin J. Anderson) (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Sandworms of Dune (By: Brian Herbert,Kevin J. Anderson) (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Duke of Caladan (By: Brian Herbert,Kevin J. Anderson) (2020)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Dune: The Lady of Caladan (By: Brian Herbert,Kevin J. Anderson) (2021)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Nebula Awards Books

Nebula Awards 1 (By: Damon Knight) (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 2 (By: Brian W. Aldiss) (1966)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 3 (By: Roger Zelazny) (1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 4 (By: Karen Anderson) (1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 5 (By: Alexei Panshin) (1969)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 6 (By: Thomas D. Clareson) (1971)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 7 (By: Theodore Sturgeon,Lloyd Biggle Jr.) (1972)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 8 (By: Isaac Asimov) (1973)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 9 (By: Kate Wilhelm) (1974)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 10 (By: James Gunn) (1975)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 11 (By: Ursula K. Le Guin,Craig Kee Strete) (1976)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 14 (By: Robin Malkin) (1980)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 15 (1981)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 16 (By: Kim Stanley Robinson) (1982)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 17 (By: Joe Haldeman) (1983)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 19 (By: Marta Randall) (1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 20 (By: George Zebrowski) (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 21 (By: George Zebrowski) (1985)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 22 (By: George Zebrowski) (1988)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 23 (By: Michael Bishop) (1989)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 24 (By: Michael Bishop) (1990)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 25 (By: Michael Bishop) (1991)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 26 (By: James K. Morrow) (1992)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 27 (By: James K. Morrow) (1993)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 28 (By: James K. Morrow) (1994)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 29 (By: Pamela Sargent) (1995)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 30 (By: Pamela Sargent) (1996)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards31 (By: Pamela Sargent) (1997)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 33 (By: Connie Willis,Jane Yolen,Jerry Oltion,Nancy Kress) (1999)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 34 (2000) (By: Gregory Benford) (2000)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 36 (2002) (By: Kim Stanley Robinson) (2002)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 37 (2003) (By: Nancy Kress) (2003)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 38 (2004) (By: Vonda N. McIntyre) (2004)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 39 (2005) (By: Ruth Berman) (2005)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 40 (2006) (By: ChristopherRowe) (2006)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 41 (2007) (By: Mike Resnick) (2007)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 42 (2008) (By: Ben Bova,Ruth Berman) (2008)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 43 (2009) (By: Ellen Datlow) (2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 44 (2010) (By: Bill Fawcett) (2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 45 (2011) (By: Kevin J. Anderson) (2011)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 46 (2012) (By: John Kessel) (2012)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 47 (2013) (By: Catherine Asaro) (2013)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 48 (2014) (By: Kij Johnson) (2014)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 50 (2016) (By: Mercedes Lackey) (2016)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 51 (2017) (By: Julie E. Czerneda) (2017)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 52 (2018) (By: Jane Yolen) (2018)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Nebula Awards 53 (2019) (By: Kim Stanley Robinson) (2019)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Publication Order of Anthologies

Backdrop of Stars(1968)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Election Day 2084(1984)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
Battlefields Beyond Tomorrow(1987)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
More Fantastic Stories(2009)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price
The Wesleyan Anthology of Science Fiction(2010)Best Hardcover PriceBest Paperback PriceBest Kindle Price

Notes: All of the Pandora Sequence books, except for Destination: Void, were co-authored by Bill Ransom. Man of Two Worlds, The Notebooks of Frank Herbert’s Dune and Songs of Muad’dib were co-authored by Brian Herbert. The Road to Dune was co-authored by Kevin J. Anderson and Brian Herbert. The Dragon in the Sea was also published as Under Pressure and as 21st Century Sub.

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