An undeniable heavyweight . . . This book combines Card's quirky style with his hard ethical dilemmas and sharply drawn portraits.
Some of the most hauntingly brilliant writing of the decade
A gripping tale of adventure in space and a scathing indictment of the military mind
Almost impossible to put down
An incredible ending that knocks you sideways
This is Card at the height of his very considerable powers--a major SF novel by any reasonable standard.
Achieves and delivers more than almost anything else within the science fiction genre, Ender's Game is a contemporary classic
Card has taken the venerable SF concepts of a superhuman and interstellar war . . . and, with superb characterisation, pacing and language, combined them into a seamless story of compelling power