By Orson Scott Card
This can be a sourced from retail ePub from the Sony book shop and switched over into MOBI utilizing Calibre. it's an add to trump a sloppy conversion that had terrible paragraph formatting (multiple paragraphs as one and/or a paragraph getting reduce in two).
Welcome to the Enderverse.
When "Ender's Game" used to be first released as a novella twenty-five years in the past few may have estimated that it'll develop into essentially the most winning ventures in publishing historical past. multiplied right into a novel in 1985, Ender's Game received either the Hugo Award and the Nebula Award for most sensible Novel. by no means out of print and translated into dozens of languages, it's the infrequent paintings of fiction which may really be acknowledged to have transcended a style. Ender's video game and its sequels have received dozens of prestigious awards and are as well known this present day between youth and younger readers as adults.
First Meetings is a set of 3 novellas-plus the unique "Ender's Game"-that trip into the origins and the future of 1 Ender Wiggin.
"The Polish Boy" starts within the wake among the 1st Bugger Wars whilst the Hegemony is eager to recruit remarkable army commanders to repel the alien invasion. In John Paul Wiggin-the destiny father of Ender -they think they could have stumbled on their guy. Or boy.
In "Teacher's Pest"-a novella written specifically for this collection-a magnificent yet insufferably boastful John Paul Wiggin, now an American collage pupil, fits wits with an both fabulous graduate pupil named Theresa Brown.
It is decades because the finish of the Bugger Wars in "The funding Counselor." Ender's acceptance as a hero and savior has suffered a terrible reversal. Banished from Earth and slandered as a mass assassin, twenty-year-old Andrew Wiggin wanders incognito from planet to planet as a fugitive. till a blackmailing tax inspector compromises his id and threatens to reveal Ender the Xenocide.
Also reprinted here's the unique landmark novella, "Ender's Game," which first seemed in 1977.
Fully illustrated, First Meetings is Orson Scott Card writing on the top of his enormous energy approximately his so much compelling personality.