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Books like Ender's Game

Enjoyed Ender's Game? We’ve scoured the web for book blogs and looked at all of their recommendations for books that are similar to Ender's Game. Here are 28 books that you may like if you liked Ender's Game.

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Old Man's War
Old Man's War Series
John Scalzi - 2017-10-17 (first published in 2005)
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John Perry did two things on his 75th birthday. First he visited his wife's grave. Then he joined the army.The good news is that humanity finally made it into interstellar space. The bad news is that planets fit to live on are scarce-- and alien races willing to fight us for them are common. So: we fight. To defend Earth, and to stake our own claim...
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Starship Troopers
Robert A. Heinlein - 1987-05-15 (first published in 1959)
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The historians cant seem to settle whether to call this one "The Third Space War" (or the fourth), or whether "The First Interstellar War" fits it better. We just call it The Bug War." Everything up to then and still later were "incidents," "patrols," or "police actions." However, you are just as dead if you buy the farm in an "incident" as you are...
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The Light Brigade
Kameron Hurley - 2020-01-07 (first published in 2019)
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NAMED BY PUBLISHERS WEEKLY AS A BEST BOOK OF 2019 “Passionately brutal, fierce, and furious in voice and pace. It’s a particularly cinematic experience of war, Full Metal Jacket meets Edge of Tomorrow.” —The New York Times From the Hugo Award­­–winning author of The Stars Are Legion comes a science fiction thriller about a futuristic war during whi...
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Dune Series
Frank Herbert - 2019-10-01 (first published in 1965)
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A deluxe hardcover edition of Frank Herbert's epic masterpiece--a triumph of the imagination and one of the bestselling science fiction novels of all time. This deluxe hardcover edition of Dune includes: - An iconic new cover- Stained edges and fully illustrated endpapers- A beautifully designed poster on the interior of the jacket- A redesigned wo...
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Ready Player One
A Novel
Ernest Cline - 2012-06-05 (first published in 2011)
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In the year 2044, reality is an ugly place. The only time teenage Wade Watts really feels alive is when he's jacked into the virtual utopia known as the OASIS. Wade's devoted his life to studying the puzzles hidden within this world's digital confines, puzzles that are based on their creator's obsession with the pop culture of decades past and that...
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Isaac-Asimov - 2016-10-06 (first published in 1951)
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For twelve thousand years the Galactic Empire has ruled supreme. Now it is dying. But only Hari Seldon, creator of the revolutionary science of psychohistory, can see into the future -- to a dark age of ignorance, barbarism, and warfare that will last thirty thousand years. To preserve knowledge and save mankind, Seldon gathers the best minds in th...
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George Orwell - 2017-04-04 (first published in 1949)
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Among the seminal texts of the 20th century, Nineteen Eighty-Four is a rare work that grows more haunting as its futuristic purgatory becomes more real. Published in 1949, the book offers political satirist George Orwell's nightmarish vision of a totalitarian, bureaucratic world and one poor stiff's attempt to find individuality. The brilliance of ...
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The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress
Robert A. Heinlein - 2018-07-31 (first published in 1966)
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For fans of Artemis--The visionary tour de force from "one of the grand masters of science fiction" (The Wall Street Journal).Widely acknowledged as one of Robert A. Heinlein's greatest works, The Moon Is a Harsh Mistress rose from the golden age of science fiction to become an undisputed classic--and a touchstone for the philosophy of personal res...
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The Martian Chronicles
Ray Bradbury - 2011-10-11 (first published in 1949)
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The strange and wonderful tale of mans experiences on Mars, filled with intense images and astonishing visions. Now part of the Voyager Classics collection.The Martian Chronicles tells the story of humanitys repeated attempts to colonize the red planet. The first men were few. Most succumbed to a disease they called the Great Loneliness when they s...
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Live Free or Die
Troy Rising I
John Ringo - 2010-10-26
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First Contact Was Friendly When aliens trundled a gate to other worlds into the solar system, the world reacted with awe, hope and fear. But the first aliens to come through, the Glatun, were peaceful traders and the world breathed a sigh of relief. Who Controls the Orbitals, Controls the World When the Horvath came through, they announced their ow...
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The Ender Quartet Boxed Set
Ender's Game, Speaker for the Dead, Xenocide, Children of the Mind (The Ender Quintet)
Orson Scott Card - 2008-11-04
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This boxed set contains Orson Scott Card's Ender's Game, Speaker for the Dead, Xenocide, and Children of the Mind. Ender's Game Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race's next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers. A brilliant young boy, Andrew "Ende...
The Giver by Lois Lowry
Snow Crash by Neal Stephenson
The Mote in God's Eye by Larry Niven
Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep? by Philip K. Dick
Speaker for the Dead by Orson Scott Card
The Roar by Emma Clayton
Terms of Enlistment by Marko Kloos
The Calculating Stars by Mary Robinette Kowal
Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
Valor's Choice by Tanya Huff
Dauntless by Jack Campbell
Severance by Ling Ma
The Time Ships by Stephen Baxter
The Time Machine (Enriched Classics) by H. G. Wells
Andromeda's Fall by William C. Dietz
Timescape by Gregory Benford
The Stars Are Legion by Kameron Hurley