When humanity is under threat from an alien race, Ender Wiggin, at the age of six, leaves his family on Earth to journey to the Belt. There he enters Battle School, where his life is strictly disciplined by mind games and computer mock-battles fought in deadly earnest.
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"Card has taken the venerable sf concepts of a superman and interstellar war against aliens, and, with superb characterization, pacing and language, combined them into a seamless story of compelling power. This is Card at the height of his very considerable powers--a major sf novel by any reasonable standards." --"Booklist"From the Publisher:
ENDER’S GAME is the first book of Orson Scott Card's Ender saga - a series which has changed the face of science fiction.
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‘The Ender Saga stands out as one of the very few serious moral tales set among the stars … enthralling … an extraordinarily talented author’ THE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF SCIENCE FICTION
‘The emotional punch is still as powerful as ever. Excellent’ SFX
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By Orson Scott Card
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Book Description St. Martin's Press, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0099496100