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THE ENDER UNIVERSE
Ender's Series: Ender Wiggin: The finest general the world could hope to find or breed.
Ender's Shadow Series: Parallel storylines to Ender’s Game from Bean: Ender’s right hand, his strategist, and his friend.
The First Formic War Series: One hundred years before Ender's Game, the aliens arrived on Earth with fire and death. These are the stories of the First Formic War.
The Authorized Ender Companion: A complete and in-depth encyclopedia of all the persons, places, things, and events in Orson Scott Card’s Ender Universe.
Ender's skills make him a leader in school and respected in the Battle Room, where children play at mock battles in zero gravity. Yet growing up in an artificial community of young soldiers Ender suffers greatly from isolation, rivalry from his peers, pressure from the adult teachers, and an unsettling fear of the alien invaders. His psychological battles include loneliness, fear that he is becoming like the cruel brother he remembers, and fanning the flames of devotion to his beloved sister. Back on Earth, Peter and Valentine forge an intellectual alliance and attempt to change the course of history.
This futuristic tale involves aliens, political discourse on the Internet, sophisticated computer games, and an orbiting battle station. Yet the reason it rings true for so many is that it is first and foremost a tale of humanity; a tale of a boy struggling to grow up into someone he can respect while living in an environment stripped of choices. Ender's Game is a must-read book for science fiction lovers, and a key conversion read for their friends who "don't read science fiction."
Ender's Game won both the Hugo and the Nebula the year it came out. Writer Orson Scott Card followed up this honor with the first-time feat of winning both awards again the next year for the sequel, Speaker for the Dead. --Bonnie Bouman --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Great, fast paced book. Much better than the movie. Encourages the reader to really think and question. I would definitely recommend it!Published 5 hours ago by Danielle Bouchard
This read was smooth and easy; bringing me back to a time which has not tarnished with time. Enjoy it again!!Published 5 hours ago by Dnuckley
Not a bad story, must read the series to really fully appreciate what is there. However, while it had a slow beginning, the pace picked up quite a bit later on. Movie was ok too. Read morePublished 23 hours ago by S. PARKINSON
I do not support this author or his beliefs, but I did enjoy this book. I'll make sure to loan it to a bunch of people so that homophobes don't make any extra money.Published 3 days ago by Beth Burke
Amazon was spot on in promoting this novel. I have never heard of the story nor the film before, if it wasn't for the add in Kindle recommending this award winning novel. Read morePublished 3 days ago by Charmichan
I have little to say apart from when I was a child I read this book but understood little and although I remembered the big surprise near the end, it was still very satisfying to... Read morePublished 4 days ago by sean
This book is one of the best books I've ever read. Enders Game takes you on a ride of events in my opinion. If your a science fiction fan this is the book for you.Published 5 days ago by Amazon Customer