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Ender's game, Orson Scott Card

Label
Ender's game
Title
Ender's game
Statement of responsibility
Orson Scott Card
Title variation
  • Enders game
  • Enders game
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Once again, the 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 is brilliant, ruthless, and 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. How will Ender perform in real combat conditions? After all, Battle School is just a game. Isn't it?
Member of
Summary
Six-year-old Ender Wiggin and his fellow students at Battle School are being tested and trained to determine whether they possess the abilities to remake the world -- if the world survives an all-out war with an alien enemy
Theme
Storyline
Pace
Tone
Character
Award
  • Hugo Award for Best Novel, 1986.
  • Nebula Award for Best Novel, 1985.
  • YALSA Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
018835
Cataloging source
UTT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Card, Orson Scott
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3553.A655
LC item number
E5 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
  • 780
  • 780
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Ender Wiggin
Series volume
0001
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wiggin, Ender
  • Wiggin, Peter
  • Brothers and sisters
  • Genetic engineering
  • War games
Target audience
adult
Label
Ender's game, Orson Scott Card
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
  • "Basis for the major motion picture"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn871575262
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Third Tor Teen Edition.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780765378484
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)871575262
Label
Ender's game, Orson Scott Card
Publication
Note
  • "A Tom Doherty Associates book."
  • "Basis for the major motion picture"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn871575262
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
Third Tor Teen Edition.
Extent
380 pages
Isbn
9780765378484
Isbn Type
(trade pbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)871575262

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