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Ender's Saga Series

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The Ender's Game series (also known as the "Ender Quintet") is sometimes called Enderverse or the Ender Saga. It is a series of science fiction books by Orson Scott Card. The series started with the novelette "Ender's Game", which was later expanded into the novel Ender's Game. It currently consists of eleven novels and ten short stories. The first…
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Book 1
Ender's Game
Orson Scott Card - 2004-09-30 (first published in 1985)
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Child prodigy Ender Wiggin has spent his entire life training for one purpose: to save humanity from an impending alien invasion. But the pressure and isolation of Battle School, where he is taught to be a tactical and strategic mastermind, may be taking its toll on him. Can Ender lead Earth's military to victory in a real-life battle against the enemy? This bestselling sci-fi novel is now a major motion picture event, starring Asa Butterfield, Harrison Ford, and Ben Kingsley.
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Book 2
Ender's Game Alive
The Full Cast Audioplay
Orson Scott Card - 2013-10-22
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Get ready to be transported to a futuristic world with an extraterrestrial threat. This thrilling dramatization, written by the bestselling author, brings to life the story of a prodigious child who is sent to a military school in space to train for a new alien invasion. It's a captivating tale that will have you at the edge of your seat.
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Book 2
Speaker for the Dead
Orson Scott Card - 1994-08-15 (first published in 1986)
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In this award-winning classic, Ender Wiggin seeks redemption after being labeled the destroyer of an alien race. Set 3,000 years after the war, Ender tells the true story and seeks to prevent history from repeating itself. As a powerful voice known as The Speaker for the Dead, he confronts another alien race with their strange and deadly ways. Winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards, Speaker for the Dead is a must-read for science fiction fans.
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Book 3
Volume Three of the Ender Quintet
Orson Scott Card - 1996-07-15 (first published in 1991)
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This book explores the struggle for survival on the planet Lusitania, where three intelligent species must find common ground amidst a deadly virus. As the threat of a second xenocide looms, a child named Gloriously Bright may hold the key to their salvation.
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Book 4
Children of the Mind
Orson Scott Card - 2002-08-24 (first published in 1996)
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A computer intelligence named Jane is using her newfound powers to transport different races through the universe at an alarming rate. However, her memory and concentration are faltering as the computer network she's connected to is being shut down. Can she find a way to transfer her "soul" to a human body before it's too late? Explore the fourth installment of the popular science fiction Ender's Game series in Children of the Mind.
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Book 6
Ender in Exile
Orson Scott Card - 2008-11-11
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A military genius and hero, Ender Wiggin, must choose between living as a pawn on Earth or embarking on a new journey: settling one of the new worlds won in the war. With his sister, Valentine, Ender becomes the governor of Colony One, but faces the challenge of commanding a ship with a captain who does not believe a twelve-year-old boy should rule. This New York Times bestselling direct sequel to Ender's Game explores the aftermath of Ender's victory and his journey to find a new home among the stars.
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Book 7
The Last Shadow
Orson Scott Card - 2021-11-16
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"The Last Shadow" by Orson Scott Card presents the thrilling conclusion to the Ender series, as the children of Ender and Bean race against time to prevent the deadly descolada virus from destroying all of humanity. On a planet with three sapient species, the stakes are high as they face the possibility of another Xenocide. Don't miss this epic sci-fi adventure.