Daddy Todd wrote:
I only hope they do all 4 original books next time.
Herbert wrote 6 Dune
novels before his death:
Children of Dune
God Emperor of Dune
Heretics of Dune
I know, I've read them all. I just feel that the first 4 books are more closely linked than the last 2, regardless of Idaho clones.
The publication chronology would at least indicate that he wrote GEoD as a bridge from the original series to the unfinished Heretics/Chapterhouse/Dune7.