Speaker for the Dead
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.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - gopfolk - LibraryThing
Great follow up to a good book… …so what is next? I was impressed by the first book and simply amazed by the second. I can still say that the writing is easy to read and that the pages drifted by ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - nycke137 - LibraryThing
There is so much going on in this book, I'm glad I could keep up with it. Another winner by Card. I always enjoy when the author references something in the previous book and I understand the reference. Read full review