The Heaven Makers

Version: Unabridged
Author: Frank Herbert
Narrator: Scott Brick
Genres: Science Fiction
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Published In: February 2014
# of Units: 7 CDs
Length: 7 hours, 35 minutes
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Overview

Immortal aliens have observed Earth for centuries, making full sensory movies of wars, natural disasters, and horrific human activitiesall to relieve their endless boredom. When they finally become jaded by ordinary, run-of-the-mill tragedies, they find ways to create their own disasters, just to amuse themselves. But interfering with human activities is forbidden, and the authorities have been known to check on these matters from time to time. However, by the time Investigator Kelexel arrives to investigate, the trouble has been going on for a long, long timeand things are really getting out of hand.

Author Details

Author Details

Herbert, Frank

Frank Herbert was born in Tacoma, Washington, and studied at the University of Washington, Seattle. He worked a wide-variety of jobs--including newspaper reporter and editor, political speechwriter, university professor, TV cameraman, radio commentator, oyster diver, jungle survival instructor, lay analyst, and creative writing teacher--before becoming a full-time writer. His first sf story was published in 1952 but he achieved fame more than ten years later with the publication in "Analog" of "Dune World" and "The Prophet of Dune" that were amalgamated in the novel Dune in 1965. For more, vis