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Card, Orson Scott

Overview
Works: 1,581 works in 5,363 publications in 28 languages and 159,835 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  War stories  Novels  Romance fiction  Fantasy fiction, American 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Speaker, Editor, Narrator, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Creator, Publishing director, Author of dialog, Director, Librettist
Classifications: PS3553.A655, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Orson Scott Card
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Book )

305 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 25 languages and held by 8,924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child-hero Ender Wiggin must fight a desperate battle against a deadly alien race if mankind is to survive
Speaker for the dead by Orson Scott Card( Book )

163 editions published between 1986 and 2016 in 14 languages and held by 4,149 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ender Wiggin, the hero and scapegoat of mass alien destruction in Ender's Game, receives a chance at redemption in this novel. Ender, who proclaimed as a mistake his success in wiping out an alien race, wins the opportunity to cope better with a second race, discovered by Portuguese colonists on the planet Lusitania. Orson Scott Card infuses this long, ambitious tale with intellect by casting his characters in social, religious and cultural contexts
Ender's shadow by Orson Scott Card( Book )

89 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 4,025 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An urchin is picked off the street by a nun and sent to war school to become a brilliant space-war strategist. He is Bean, so called because of his diminutive stature, the result of an illegal genetic experiment
Xenocide by Orson Scott Card( Book )

112 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 13 languages and held by 3,550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusitania's three sapient species are in trouble. The starways congress has decided to wipe out the planet to kept a deadly virus from escaping . A fourth intelligence loyal to Ender and Lusitania causes the fleet to disappear. What is the Starways Congress going to do next?
Children of the mind by Orson Scott Card( Book )

93 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,014 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of space warriors in a world where technology has abolished the light-speed limit and one's consciousness can be placed in other bodies. By the author of Ender's Game
Shadow of the Hegemon by Orson Scott Card( Book )

51 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean and other members of Ender's Dragon Army return to Earth after their victory in the Formic War. All but Bean are soon mysteriously kidnapped; Bean turns to Ender's brother Peter for help
Ender in exile by Orson Scott Card( Book )

38 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,679 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the close of Ender's Game, Andrew Wiggin, called Ender by everyone, is told that he can no longer live on Earth, and he realizes that this is the truth. He has become far more than just a boy who won a game: he is the Savior of Earth, a hero, a military genius whose allegiance is sought by every nation of the newly shattered Earth Hegemony. He is offered the choice of living in isolation on Eros, at one of the Hegemony's training facilities, but instead the twelve-year-old chooses to leave his home world and begin the long relativistic journey out to the colonies. With him went his sister Valentine, and the core of the artificial intelligence that would become Jane. The story of those years has never been told, until now
Shadow puppets by Orson Scott Card( Book )

44 editions published between 2002 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,645 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

As the nations of the earth attempt to control the children trained at Battle School, Peter Wiggin continues to consolidate his power with the help of Bean and Petra
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

54 editions published between 1905 and 2013 in English and held by 2,407 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six-year-old Ender Wiggin and his siblings at Battle School are being tested and trained to determine whether they possess the abilities to remake the world-- if the world survives an all-out war with an alien enemy
Seventh son by Orson Scott Card( Book )

56 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,247 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin, the seventh son of a seventh son, slowly learns his power as a Maker as the forces of chaos try to stop him in a magical world much like the American frontier at the beginning of the 19th century
Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card( Book )

31 editions published between 2010 and 2015 in 5 languages and held by 2,166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A powerful secret. A dangerous path. Rigg is well trained at keeping secrets. Only his father knows the truth about Rigg's strange talent for seeing the paths of people's pasts. But when his father dies, Rigg is stunned to learn just how many secrets Father had kept from him -- secrets about Rigg's own past, his identity, and his destiny. And when Rigg discovers that he has the power not only to see the past, but also to change it, his future suddenly becomes anything but certain. Rigg's birthright sets him on a path that leaves him caught between two factions, one that wants him crowned and one that wants him dead. He will be forced to question everything he thinks he knows, choose whom to trust, and push the limits of his talent, or forfeit control of his destiny. - Jacket flap
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Visual )

19 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 2,038 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope. Once at Command School, he's trained by Mazer Rackham, himself, to lead them into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race." -- provided by publisher
The memory of earth by Orson Scott Card( Book )

51 editions published between 1990 and 2009 in 5 languages and held by 1,997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Oversoul protects the planet Harmony from war and destruction by subtle interference in the thoughts of the people. But now, some of its systems are failing, and men are beginning to think about power and conquest
The lost gate : a novel of the Mither mages by Orson Scott Card( Book )

20 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,961 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny grew up in a family compound in Virginia, believing that he alone of his family had no magical power. But he was wrong. Kidnapped from his high school by a rival family, he learns that he has the power to reopen the gates between Earth and the world of Westil
Enchantment by Orson Scott Card( Book )

47 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 8 languages and held by 1,929 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Russian forest, a New York scholar awakens a sleeping princess with a kiss and she takes him to the 9th century. They are forced to return to the present, pursued by a witch who hijacks an airliner. One adventure follows another and there is a happy ending. By the author of Heartfire
Red prophet by Orson Scott Card( Book )

69 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,841 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin Maker is drawn into the political manueverings of his visionary brother and a French colonel exiled to Fort Detroit named Napoleon Bonapart, in this tale set in the frontier of a magical alternate America
Empire by Orson Scott Card( Book )

22 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,826 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Empire has grown too fast, and the fault lines at home are stressed to the breaking point. The war of words between Right and Left has collapsed into a shooting war, though most people just want to be left alone. The battle rages between the high-technology weapons on one side, and militia foot-soldiers on the other, devastating the cities, and overrunning the countryside. But the vast majority, who only want the killing to stop and the nation to return to more peaceful days, have technology, weapons and strategic geniuses of their own
Earth unaware by Orson Scott Card( Book )

25 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,803 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mining ship El Cavador, beyond Pluto, detects a fast-moving incoming object headed toward Earth. The crew decides it's probably not important, but they're wrong: it represents the opening wave of the first Formic War--
Magic street by Orson Scott Card( Book )

15 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,757 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenager Mack Street apparently suffers from strange spells when he simply freezes and stares off into space, but what those around him do not realize is that Mack possesses the ability to see into other people's dreams
Shadows in flight by Orson Scott Card( Book )

12 editions published between 2011 and 2014 in English and held by 1,720 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean moves with three of his children into a derelict space colony ship where they hope for a cure to engineered genes that give them high intelligence and short lives, a situation that is complicated when space-time distortions cause them to be forgotten by humanity
 
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controlled identityBliss, Frederick

controlled identityGreen, Brian, 1951-

controlled identityGump, P. Q.

controlled identityRichards, Scott, 1951-

controlled identityWalley, Byron

Bliss, Frederick

Bliss, Frederick, 1951-

Card, Orson S.

Green, Brian

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Green, Bryan

Green, Bryan, 1951-

Gump, P. Q.

Gump, P. Q., 1951-

Kādo, Ōsun Sukotto

Kādo, Ōsun Sukotto, 1951-

Kʻadŭ, Olsŭn Sŭkʻot

Kʻadŭ, Olsŭn Sŭkʻot, 1951-

Kard, Orson Skot

Kard, Orson Skot, 1951-

Kard, Orson Skott.

Kārds, Orsons Skots 1951-

Orson Scott Card americký spisovatel sci-fi a fantasy

Orson Scott Card Amerikaans schrijver

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Orsons Skots Kārds

Pellume, Noam D.

Scott Card, Orson

Scott, Card Orson 1951-

Skot Kard, Orson

Walley, Byron

Walley, Byron, 1951-

Όρσον Σκοτ Καρντ

Кард, Орсон Скот, 1951-

Орсон Скот Кард

Орсон Скотт Кард

Орсън Кард

אורסון סקוט קארד

סקוט קרד, אורסון

קארד, אורסון סקוט

קארד, אורסון סקוט, 1951-

קארד, אורסון סקוט. ברמן רחביה

קארד, אורסון סקוט. ברמן, רחביה, 1951-

קרד, אורסון סקוט

اورسن اسکات کارد نویسنده آمریکایی

أورسن سكوت كارد

ออร์สัน สก็อต การ์ด

오슨 스콧 카드

카드, 오슨 스콧 1951-

オースン・スコット・カード

オースン・スコット・カード 1951-

カード

カード, 1951-

カード, オースン・スコット

カード, オースン スコット 1951-

奥森·斯科特·卡德

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