Orson Scott Card is the author of the novels Ender's Game, Ender's Shadow, and Speaker for the Dead. Ender's Game and Speaker for the Dead both won Hugo and Nebula Awards, making Card the only author to win these two top prizes in consecutive years. There are seven other novels to date in The Ender Universe series. Card has also written fantasy: The Tales of Alvin Maker is a series of fantasy novels set in frontier America; his most recent novel, The Lost Gate, is a contemporary magical fantasy. Card has written many other stand-alone sf and fantasy novels, as well as movie tie-ins and games, and publishes an internet-based science fiction and fantasy magazine, Orson Scott Card's Intergalactic Medicine Show. Card was born in Washington and grew up in California, Arizona, and Utah. He served a mission for the LDS Church in Brazil in the early 1970s. Besides his writing, Card directs plays and teaches writing and literature at Southern Virginia University. He lives in Greensboro, North Carolina, with his wife, Kristine Allen Card, and youngest daughter, Zina Margaret.
Im actually surprised how much I enjoy this series. I happened to pick up a couple long ago, and on a whim recently read them. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Kali
Provides a very good summation to the trilogy! Well written and researched.Published 4 months ago by F. A. Ritchey
This is a wonderfully written, and engaging fictional idea about this Biblical story. It would be enjoyed by both those who believe in the Bible and those who do not.Published 8 months ago by Paula Coody
Great read, engaging and interesting. Card continues to impress with his diverse vice, bringing these women to life and making them feel like an old friendPublished 10 months ago by Melissmia
Very good view from the woman's point of view. The biblical stories you grew up with but from a different perspective. Well written.Published 11 months ago by RVUSA2
I loved seeing this look at the lives of the people from the Bible. The characters were all complicated and human. Read morePublished 12 months ago by HanakoGal