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Ender's game

Author: Orson Scott Card; John Harris
Publisher: New York : Tor, 1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : Rev. edView all editions and formats
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Child-hero Ender Wiggin must fight a desperate battle against a deadly alien race if mankind is to survive.
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Ender Wiggin, (Fictitious character); Peter Wiggin, (Fictitious character); Ender Wiggin, (Fictitious character); Peter Wiggin, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card; John Harris
ISBN: 0312932081 9780312932084 0812550706 9780812550702 0808586165 9780808586166 9780765317384 0765317389 0312853238 9780312853235 0312854021 9780312854027
OCLC Number: 23355613
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
Cover art by John Harris.
Awards: YALSA Outstanding Books for the College Bound.
Yalsa Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults.
Hugo Best Novel winner, 1986.
Nebula award, novel, 1985.
Description: xxi, 226 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Third --
Peter --
Graff --
Launch --
Games --
Giant's drink --
Salamander --
Rat --
Locke and demosthenes --
Dragon --
Veni vidi vici --
Valentine --
Ender's teacher --
Speaker for the dead.
Responsibility: Orson Scott Card.

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The Hugo and Nebula Award-winning classic--the revised, definitive edition, from the bestselling author of Xenocide. The alien Buggers threaten humanity with extinction, and Earth's ultimate savior  Read more...

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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 Read more...

 
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The Makings of All Things Classic

by storyjon@yahoo.com (WorldCat user published 2006-10-05) Excellent Permalink
Depth is just one of the ways Ender surprised me. This science fiction novel, which cavalierly refers to alien invaders as "Buggers," the combined political force on Earth as the "Hegemon," and zero gravity as "Nullo," is deceptively simple. I loved being deceived.Not even seven years old yet, Ender...
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