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Ender's Game

Ender's Game

The classic of modern science fiction --Front cover.

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ISBN 9780765394866
Barcode 9780765394866
Published 17 October 2017 by Tor Books
Format Hardback
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Author(s) By Card, Orson Scott
Series Ender Wiggin Saga (part: 1)
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ISBN-13 9780765394866
ISBN-10 0765394863
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Tor Books
Imprint Tor Books
Publication Date 17 October 2017
Publication Country United States United States
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Card, Orson Scott
Series Ender Wiggin Saga (part: 1)
Category Science Fiction
Number of Pages 448
Dimensions Width: 117mm
Height: 173mm
Spine: 25mm
Weight 363g
Interest Age 13+ years
Reading Age 13+ years
Library of Congress Science fiction, Wiggin, Ender (Fictitious character), Space warfare, War games, Wiggin, Peter (Fictitious character)
NBS Text Science Fiction & Fantasy
ONIX Text General/trade
Dewey Code FIC
Catalogue Code 902044

Description of this Book

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 ReviewOnce 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?

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Awards, Reviews & Star Ratings

NZ Review <b>Praise for Ender's Game</b></p> 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. --<i>The Christian Science Monitor</i></p> A book with deep and complex sensibilities. --<i>Houston Post</i></p> A gripping tale of adventure in space and a scathing indictment of the militaristic mind. --Library Journal</p> This is Card at the height of his very considerable power--a major SF novel by any reasonable standard. --<i>Booklist</i></p>

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Author's Bio

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.

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