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Ender's Shadow (The Shadow)

By: Card, Orson Scott

Price: $7.00

Publisher: Tor Teen: September 2013

Seller ID: 122119

ISBN: 0765374714

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A companion novel to the beloved, bestselling science fiction classic "Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card, a major motion picture event in November 2013 If Julian Delphiki, known as "Bean," has learned anything from living on the streets, it's how to survive. And not with fists--he is too small for that--but with brains. Bean is a genius with a magician's ability to zero in on his enemy and exploit his weakness. What could be a better quality in a future general to lead Earth in a final climactic battle against a hostile alien race? Recruited for Battle School, a military installati... View more info

Free Lancers (Alien Stars, No. 4)

By: Elizabeth Mitchell, Orson Scott Card, David Drake, Lois McMaster Bujold

Price: $2.00

Publisher: Baen: September 1987

Seller ID: 123262

ISBN: 0671653520

Condition: Used - Good


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Hidden Empire

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tor Books: December 2009

Seller ID: 115723

ISBN: 0765320045

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The war of words between right and left collapsed into a shooting war, and raged between the high-technology weapons on each side, devastating cities and overrunning the countryside. At the close of "Empire," political scientist and government adviser Averell Torrent had maneuvered himself into the presidency of the United States. And now that he has complete power at home, he plans to expand American imperial power around the world. Opportunity comes quickly. There's a deadly new plague in Africa, and it is devastating the countryside and cities. President Torrent declares American... View more info

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First Meetings in Ender's Universe (Other Tales from the Ender Universe)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Tor Teen: September 2004

Seller ID: 90898

ISBN: 0765347989

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Meet Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, the unforgettable boy-hero of "Ender's Game"--winner of the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award for Best Novel--and enter his Universe through "First Meetings, a "collection of stories from Orson Scott Card. "The Polish Boy" is John Paul Wiggin, the future father of Ender. In the years between the first two Bugger Wars, the Hegemony is desperate to recruit brilliant military commanders to repel the alien invasion. They may have found their man--or boy--in John Paul Wiggin.... In "Teacher's Pest"-a novella written especially for this collection--a brilliant but a... View more info

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Xenocide (Ender, Book 3) (Ender Quartet)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Tor Books: August 1992

Seller ID: 60932

ISBN: 0812509250

Condition: Used - Good


The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the hearts of a child named Gloriously Bright. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intelligent species could find common ground at last. Or so he thought. Lusitania also harbors the descolada, a virus that kills all humans it infects, but which the pequininos require in order to become adults. The Startways Congress so fears the effects of the descolada, should it escape from Lusitania, that they have ordered eh destruction of t... View more info

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Sarah (Women of Genesis, Book 1) (Women of Genesis (Forge))

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Forge Books: September 2001

Seller ID: 105292

ISBN: 0765341174

Condition: Used - Good


Sarai was a child of ten years, wise for her age but not yet a woman, when she first met Abram. He appeared before her in her father's house, filthy from the desert, tired and thirsty. But as the dirt of travel was washed from his body, the sight of him filled her heart. And when Abram promises Sarai to return in ten years to take her for his wife, her fate was sealed. Abram kept his promise, and Sarai kept hers they were wed, and so joined the royal house of Ur with the high priesthood of the Hebrews. So began a lifetime of great joy together, and greater peril: and with the blessing of t... View more info

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Ender's Shadow (Ender, Book 5) (Ender's Shadow)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Tor Books: December 2000

Seller ID: 128022

ISBN: 0812575717

Condition: Used - Good


The novel that launched the bestselling Ender's Shadow series. The human race is at War with the "Buggers," an insect-like alien race. As Earth prepares to defend itself from total destruction at the hands of an inscrutable enemy, all focus is on the development of military geniuses who can fight such a war, and win. The long distances of interstellar space have given hope to the defenders of Earth--they have time to train these future commanders up from childhood, forging them into an irresistible force in the high orbital facility called the Battle School. Andrew "Ender" Wiggin was not the o... View more info

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Red Prophet (Tales of Alvin Maker, Book 2)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Tor Fantasy: September 1996

Seller ID: 60929

ISBN: 0812524268

Condition: Used - Good


Come here to the magical America that might have been, and marvel as the tale of Alvin Maker unfolds. The seventh son of a seventh son is a boy of mysterious powers, and he is waking to the mysteries of the land and its own chosen people. View more info

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Ender in Exile

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Tor Science Fiction: December 2009

Seller ID: 72077

ISBN: 0765344157

Condition: Used - Good


After twenty-three years, Orson Scott Card returns to his acclaimed best-selling series with the first true, direct sequel to the classic "Ender's Game."In "Ender's Game," the world's most gifted children were taken from their families and sent to an elite training school. At Battle School, they learned combat, strategy, and secret intelligence to fight a dangerous war on behalf of those left on Earth. But they also learned some important and less definable lessons about life.After the life-changing events of those years, these children--now teenagers--must leave the school and readapt t... View more info

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Alvin Journeyman

By: ORSON SCOTT CARD

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Tor Books: September 1996

Seller ID: 59885

ISBN: 0812509234

Condition: Used - Good


Alvin is a Maker, the first to be born in a century. Now a grown man and a journeyman smith, Alvin has returned to his family in the town of Vigor Church. He will share in their isolation, work as a blacksmith, and try to teach anyone who wishes to learn the knack of being a Maker. For Alvin has had a vision of the Crystal City he will build, and he knows that he cannot build it alone. But he has left behind in Hatrack River enemies as well as true friends. His ancient foe, the Unmaker, whose cruel whispers and deadly plots have threatened Alvin's life at every turn, has found new hand... View more info

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Heartfire (Tales of Alvin Maker, Book 5)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Tor Books: May 1999

Seller ID: 59886

ISBN: 0812509242

Condition: Used - Good


Peggy is a Torch, able to see the fire burning in each person's heart. She can follow the paths of each person's future, and know each person's most intimate secrets. From the moment of Alvin Maker's birth, when the Unmaker first strove to kill him, she has protected him. Now they are married, and Peggy is a part of Alvin's heart as well as his life. But Alvin's destiny has taken them on separate journeys. Alvin has gone north into New England, where knacks are considered witchcraft, and their use is punished with death. Peggy has been drawn south, to the British Crown Colonies and... View more info

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Shadow Puppets (Ender, Book 7)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Tor Science Fiction: May 2003

Seller ID: 54216

ISBN: 0765340054

Condition: Used - Very Good


A Sequel to "The New York Times" Bestselling "Ender's Shadow" Bestselling author Orson Scott Card brings to life a new chapter in the saga of Ender's Earth and The Shadow Series. Earth and its society has been changed irrevocably in the aftermath of Ender Wiggin's victory over the Formics--the unity enforced upon the warring nations by an alien enemy has shattered. Nations are rising again, seeking territory and influence, and most of all, seeking to control the skills and loyalty of the children from the Battle School. But one person has a better idea. Peter Wiggin, Ender's older,... View more info

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The Call of Earth

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Tor Science Fiction: January 1994

Seller ID: 113674

ISBN: 0812532619

Condition: Used - Acceptable


As Harmony's Oversoul grows weaker, a great warrior has arisen to challenge its bans. His name is Moozh, and he has won control of an army using forbidden technology. Now he is aiming his soldiers at the city of Basilica, that strong fortress above the Plain. Basilica remains in turmoil. Wetchik and his sons are not strong enough to stop a army. Can Rasa and her allies defeat him through intrigue, or will Moozh take the city and all who are in it? View more info

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Gatefather: A Novel of the Mithermages

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.75

Publisher: Tor Fantasy: August 2016

Seller ID: 126420

ISBN: 0765365405

Condition: Used - Good


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Prentice Alvin (Tales of Alvin Maker, Book 3)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Tor Fantasy: December 1989

Seller ID: 60953

ISBN: 0812502124

Condition: Used - Good


"The Tales of Alvin Maker" series continues in volume three, "Prentice Alvin." Young Alvin returns to the town of his birth, and begins his apprenticeship with Makepeace Smith, committing seven years of his life in exchange for the skills and knowledge of a blacksmith. But Alvin must also learn to control and use his own talent, that of a Maker, else his destiny will be unfulfilled. View more info

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Shadow of the Giant (The Shadow Series)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $5.00

Publisher: Tor Books: March 2005

Seller ID: 115724

ISBN: 0312857586

Condition: Used - Good


Bean's past was a battle just to survive. He first appeared on the streets of Rotterdam, a tiny child with a mind leagues beyond anyone else. He knew he could not survive through strength; he used his tactical genius to gain acceptance into a children's gang, and then to help make that gang a template for success for all the others. He civilized them, and lived to grow older. Then he was discovered by the recruiters for the Battle School. For Earth was at war - a terrible war with an inscrutable alien enemy. A war that humanity was near to losing. But the long distances of interstellar spa... View more info

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Earthborn (Homecoming, Vol 5)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Tor Books: May 1995

Seller ID: 38303

ISBN: 0312930402

Condition: Used - Good


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The Call of Earth

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $4.25

Publisher: Tor Science Fiction: January 1994

Seller ID: 66857

ISBN: 0812532619

Condition: Used - Good


As Harmony's Oversoul grows weaker, a great warrior has arisen to challenge its bans. His name is Moozh, and he has won control of an army using forbidden technology. Now he is aiming his soldiers at the city of Basilica, that strong fortress above the Plain. Basilica remains in turmoil. Wetchik and his sons are not strong enough to stop a army. Can Rasa and her allies defeat him through intrigue, or will Moozh take the city and all who are in it? View more info

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Earthborn (Card, Orson Scott. Homecoming, V. 5.)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Tor Books: January 0001

Seller ID: 122135

ISBN: 0812532988

Condition: Used - Good


High above the earth orbits the starship "Basilica." On board the huge vessel is a sleeping woman. Of those who made the journey, Shedemai alone has survived the hundred of years since the Children of Wetchik returned to Earth. She now wears the Cloak of the Starmaster, and the Oversoul wakes her sometimes to watch over her descendants on the planet below. The population has grown rapidly--there are cities and nations now, whole peoples descended from the who followed Nafai or Elemak. But in all the long years of watching and searching, the Oversoul has not found the thing it sought. I... View more info

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Rachel & Leah (Women of Genesis)

By: Orson Scott Card

Price: $3.75

Publisher: Forge Books: November 2005

Seller ID: 116599

ISBN: 0765341298

Condition: Used - Good


In this third volume of his Women of Genesis series, Orson Scott Card paints a vivid picture of the intertwined lives of four celebrated women. We meet Leah, the oldest daughter of Laban, whose "tender eyes" prevent her from fully participating in the daily work of her nomadic family, and Rachel, the spoiled younger daughter, the petted and privileged beauty of the family -- or so it seems to Leah. There is also Bilhah, an orphan who is not quite a slave but not really a family member, a young woman desperately searching to fit in, and Zilpah, who knows only how to use her beauty to manipul... View more info