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Speaker for the dead

Author: Orson Scott Card; John Harris
Publisher: New York, N.Y. : TOR, ©1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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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  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Science fiction
Fiction
Named Person: Ender Wiggin, (Fictitious character); Ender Wiggin; Ender Wiggin, (Fictitious character)
Material Type: Fiction, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Orson Scott Card; John Harris
ISBN: 0312937385 9780312937386 9781857238570 1857238575 9780312853259 9780356501857 035650185X 9780812550757 0312853254 0812550757 0712615164 9780712615167 0099503204 9780099503200
OCLC Number: 13201341
Notes: "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
"A TOR book"--Title page verso.
Cover art by John Harris.
Awards: Winner of Nebula Awards 1986
Description: xiv, 415 pages ; 22 cm.
Responsibility: Orson Scott Card.
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The second book of Orson Scott Card's Ender saga - a series which has changed the face of science fiction.  Read more...

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One of the most important SF writers, judged by awards, sales or volume of discussion LOCUS Full of surprises...Intense is the word for Orson Scott Card's ENDER'S GAME New York TIMES

 
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