This engaging, collectible, miniature hardcover of the Orson Scott Card classic and worldwide bestselling novel, Ender's Game, makes an excellent gift for anyone's science fiction library.
"Ender's Game is an affecting novel.--New York Times Book Review
Once again, Earth is under attack. An alien species is poised for a final assault. The survival of humanity depends on a military genius who can defeat the aliens. But who?
Ender Wiggin. Brilliant. Ruthless. Cunning. A tactical and strategic master. And a child.
Recruited for military training by the world government, Ender's childhood ends the moment he enters his new home: Battle School. Among the elite recruits Ender proves himself to be a genius among geniuses. He excels in simulated war games. But is the pressure and loneliness taking its toll on Ender? Simulations are one thing. How will Ender perform in real combat conditions? After all, Battle School is just a game. Isn't it?
THE ENDER UNIVERSE
Ender seriesEnder's Game
/ Ender in Exile
/ Speaker for the Dead
/ Children of the Mind
Ender's Shadow seriesEnder's Shadow
/ Shadow of the Hegemon
/ Shadow Puppets
/ Shadow of the Giant
/ Shadows in Flight Children of the Fleet
The First Formic War (with Aaron Johnston)Earth Unaware
/ Earth Afire
/ Earth Awakens
The Second Formic War (with Aaron Johnston)The Swarm
Ender novellasA War of Gifts
About the Author
ORSON SCOTT CARD is the author of the international bestsellers Shadow of the Giant, Shadow Puppets, Shadow of the Hegemon, and Ender's Shadow, and of the beloved classic of science fiction, Ender's Game, as well as the acclaimed fantasy series The Tales of Alvin Maker. He lives in Greensboro, North Carolina.
Praise for Ender's Game
"A harrowing look at the price we pay for trying to mold our posterity in our own aggressive image of what we believe is right."--The Christian Science Monitor
"A book with deep and complex sensibilities."--Houston Post
"A gripping tale of adventure in space and a scathing indictment of the militaristic mind."--Library Journal
"This is Card at the height of his very considerable power--a major SF novel by any reasonable standard."--Booklist