The coolness of Ender's Game has to do with its insight into the military indoctrination and isolation that goes into many males' upbringing in our society. I have come to believe that this 'insight' … more
StevenMurphy71 posted a Quick Tip about Ender's Game.
February 23, 2011
Wow! How did I miss reading this book before now? I just loved it. It must have been brilliant because here I am extolling a book that takes place at a military school and has military maneuvers throughout … more
shandianxia posted a Quick Tip about Ender's Game.
July 19, 2010
My favorite book! The depiction of a child's superior knowledge and how adults exploit intelligence for their own objectives is beyond reproach. I love Card and anything he writes, but this was quite … more
Not only is Ender's Game an adventurous science fiction novel and a fascinating political and moral allegory, it is also and amazing panorama of three genius children effecting a broad spectrum of change … more
carbon12eve posted a Quick Tip about Ender's Game.
July 07, 2010
One of the events that really stood out for me in this book was how Ender, being a small boy, was being bullied and the description of him completely crushing the bully. With the idea in mind that as … more
A perfect begging to an epic sci-fi saga. It may be geared toward youth, but as the series progresses it gains greater depth. Looking back at the first book through the lens of later additions to the … more
lemoncircus posted a Quick Tip about Ender's Game.
July 05, 2010
As fascinating as Ender's Game is, I find the issues raised by the existence and treatment of Jane and the Piggies in Speaker for the Dead far more compelling, and I am perennially disappointed that Ender's … more
One of Card's most solid and well-told tales. Possibly predictable, only because of the myriad variations on the tale told since its publication. Say "The enemy's gate is down," and you'll know who else … more
I first read this book when i was ten years old and it has stuck with me ever since. I've bought and lost/given away at least half a dozen copies because I think any and everyone who likes science … more