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Ender's Game

Written by Orson Scott Card

Published by Tor Science Fiction

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A veteran of years of simulated war games, Ender believes he is engaged in one more computer war game when in truth he is commanding the last fleet of Earth against an alien race seeking the complete destruction of Earth.

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  • Age Range: 12-16
  • Pages: 226
  • Book Type: chapter
  • Publication Date: August 15, 1992
  • ISBN: 0312853238
  • ISBN 13: 978-0312853235
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Lemony Snickers
Reading contracts all day long. Not bad, but not quite as fun as reading about hobbits.

Ender's Game is a phenomenal book. I read a lot of different books growing up and rarely read the same book more than once. Ender's Game was the exception, and I read it again and again. Ender's Game has an incredible mix of sportsmanship, strategy, fantasy, and violence. Young, intellectually-gifted children are trained for war against the alien "buggers," at Battle School. Ender learns about his own potential and his survival instinct as training to fight the buggers is absorbed into and reflected in a more present struggle to survive a brutal training regimen, a dark and disconcerting virtual world, and, most threatening, the other Battle School students who see Ender's brilliance as a threat to their own power. Ender's Game made me feel like a grown up as I read about children placed into very adult situations, and the freeze-gun fights in the Battle Room made my imagination spin with excitement.

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Readerly Mom
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