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Date Posted: 14:37:55 05/14/03 Wed
Author: theButterfly
Subject: I'll concede these two points...
In reply to: IDAHO 's message, "You'll get your own loogie in your eye" on 19:15:40 05/13/03 Tue

1. The prequels are very interesting, especially in the beginning. They provide a good history for anyone who is interested in Dune's back story. However, I would recommend them to be read ONLY by those who have already read all six classic Dune novels.

2. I will not call them "fan fiction", because I may wish to write my own Dune fan fiction and would not want to presume to raise my work to the same level as their's.

I still will not call them canon with the originals; but, if the new authors wish to have THEIR OWN Dune canon, with events similar, but not exactly the same, as the original, then that's fine.

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