Speaker for the Dead: Author's Definitive Edition
In the aftermath of his terrible war, Ender Wiggin disappeared, and a powerful voice arose: The Speaker for the Dead, who told the true story of the Bugger War.
Now, long years later, a second alien race has been discovered, but again the aliens' ways are strange and frightening...again, humans die. And it is only the Speaker for the Dead, who is also Ender Wiggin the Xenocide, who has the courage to confront the mystery...and the truth.
Speaker for the Dead, the second novel in Orson Scott Card's Ender Quintet, is the winner of the 1986 Nebula Award for Best Novel and the 1987 Hugo Award for Best Novel.
THE ENDER UNIVERSE
Ender’s Shadow series
Children of the Fleet
The First Formic War (with Aaron Johnston)
The Second Formic War (with Aaron Johnston)
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - HippieLunatic - LibraryThing
Speaker for the Dead is a story of compassion for the “other.” Assumptions are burdensome, but are constant in our minds. Resetting your thoughts by saying, “I may think I do, but I don’t actually ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - onefear - LibraryThing
Love this book. If the language bogs you down, listen on audio and reread (or not). Read full review