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Card, Orson Scott

Overview
Works: 1,645 works in 5,548 publications in 27 languages and 160,042 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Science fiction  Fantasy fiction  Drama  Science fiction films  Juvenile works  War fiction  Political fiction  Novels  Romance fiction 
Subject Headings:
Roles: Author, Speaker, Editor, Narrator, Scenarist, Bibliographic antecedent, Author of screenplay, Interviewee, Publishing director, Creator, Author of afterword, colophon, etc., Director, Author of dialog, Librettist
Classifications: PS3553.A655, 813.54
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Orson Scott Card
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Book )

311 editions published between 1977 and 2017 in 25 languages and held by 8,970 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Child-hero Ender Wiggin must fight a desperate battle against a deadly alien race if mankind is to survive
Ender's shadow by Orson Scott Card( Book )

91 editions published between 1999 and 2016 in 11 languages and held by 4,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An urchin is picked off the street by a nun and sent to war school to become a brilliant space-war strategist. He is Bean, so called because of his diminutive stature, the result of an illegal genetic experiment
Xenocide by Orson Scott Card( Book )

121 editions published between 1990 and 2015 in 14 languages and held by 3,552 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lusitania's three sapient species are in trouble. The starways congress has decided to wipe out the planet to kept a deadly virus from escaping . A fourth intelligence loyal to Ender and Lusitania causes the fleet to disappear. What is the Starways Congress going to do next?
Children of the mind by Orson Scott Card( Book )

99 editions published between 1994 and 2015 in 10 languages and held by 3,010 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The adventures of space warriors in a world where technology has abolished the light-speed limit and one's consciousness can be placed in other bodies. By the author of Ender's Game
Shadow of the Hegemon by Orson Scott Card( Book )

54 editions published between 2000 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 2,850 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean and other members of Ender's Dragon Army return to Earth after their victory in the Formic War. All but Bean are soon mysteriously kidnapped; Bean turns to Ender's brother Peter for help
Ender in exile by Orson Scott Card( Book )

40 editions published between 2008 and 2017 in 7 languages and held by 2,681 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

At the close of Ender's Game, Andrew Wiggin, called Ender by everyone, is told that he can no longer live on Earth, and he realizes that this is the truth. He has become far more than just a boy who won a game: he is the Savior of Earth, a hero, a military genius whose allegiance is sought by every nation of the newly shattered Earth Hegemony. He is offered the choice of living in isolation on Eros, at one of the Hegemony's training facilities, but instead the twelve-year-old chooses to leave his home world and begin the long relativistic journey out to the colonies. With him went his sister Valentine, and the core of the artificial intelligence that would become Jane. The story of those years has never been told, until now
Shadow puppets by Orson Scott Card( Book )

47 editions published between 2000 and 2015 in 8 languages and held by 2,627 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After staving off an alien invasion, child-warriors return to find the Earth in turmoil
Speaker for the dead by Orson Scott Card( Book )

52 editions published between 1986 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 2,492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ender Wiggin, the hero and scapegoat of mass alien destruction in Ender's Game, receives a chance at redemption in this novel. Ender, who proclaimed as a mistake his success in wiping out an alien race, wins the opportunity to cope better with a second race, discovered by Portuguese colonists on the planet Lusitania
Ender's game by Orson Scott Card( Recording )

60 editions published between 1905 and 2014 in English and held by 2,415 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Six-year-old Ender Wiggin and his siblings at Battle School are being tested and trained to determine whether they possess the abilities to remake the world-- if the world survives an all-out war with an alien enemy
Seventh son by Orson Scott Card( Book )

67 editions published between 1987 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 2,261 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Alvin, the seventh son of a seventh son, slowly learns his power as a Maker as the forces of chaos try to stop him in a magical world much like the American frontier at the beginning of the 19th century
Pathfinder by Orson Scott Card( Book )

18 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 2,170 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thirteen-year-old Rigg has a secret ability to see the paths of others' pasts, but revelations after his father's death set him on a dangerous quest that brings new threats from those who would either control his destiny or kill him
Ender's game by Gavin Hood Movie( Visual )

17 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and French and held by 2,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A hostile alien race attacked Earth, and if not for the legendary heroics of Fleet Commander Mazer Rackham, all would have been lost. In preparation for the next attack, Colonel Hyrum Graff is training only the best young children. Ender Wiggin, a shy, but brilliant boy, is soon ordained by Graff as the military's next great hope. Once at Command School, he's trained by Mazer Rackham, himself, to lead them into an epic battle that will determine the future of Earth and save the human race." -- provided by publisher
The lost gate : a novel of the Mither mages by Orson Scott Card( Book )

23 editions published between 2010 and 2014 in 5 languages and held by 1,982 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Danny grew up in a family compound in Virginia, believing that he alone of his family had no magical power. But he was wrong. Kidnapped from his high school by a rival family, he learns that he has the power to reopen the gates between Earth and the world of Westil
The memory of earth by Orson Scott Card( Book )

29 editions published between 1990 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,939 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"High above the planet Harmony, the Oversoul watches. Its task, programmed so many millennia ago, is to guard the human settlement on this planet -- to protect this fragile remnant of Earth from all threats. To protect them, most of all, from themselves. The Oversoul has done its job well. There is no war on Harmony. There are no weapons of mass destruction. There is no technology that could lead to weapons of war. By control of the data banks, and subtle interference in the very thoughts of the people, the artificial intelligence has fulfilled its mission. But now there is a problem. In orbit, the Oversoul realizes that it has lost access to some of its memory banks, and some of its power systems are failing. And on the planet, men are beginning to think about power, wealth, and conquest."
Enchantment by Orson Scott Card( Book )

42 editions published between 1997 and 2013 in 7 languages and held by 1,864 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In a Russian forest, a New York scholar awakens a sleeping princess with a kiss and she takes him to the 9th century. They are forced to return to the present, pursued by a witch who hijacks an airliner. One adventure follows another and there is a happy ending. By the author of Heartfire
Empire by Orson Scott Card( Book )

23 editions published between 2006 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,820 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The American Empire has grown too fast, and the fault lines at home are stressed to the breaking point. The war of words between Right and Left has collapsed into a shooting war, though most people just want to be left alone. The battle rages between the high-technology weapons on one side, and militia foot-soldiers on the other, devastating the cities, and overrunning the countryside. But the vast majority, who only want the killing to stop and the nation to return to more peaceful days, have technology, weapons and strategic geniuses of their own
Earth unaware by Orson Scott Card( Book )

23 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in 4 languages and held by 1,809 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The mining ship El Cavador, beyond Pluto, detects a fast-moving incoming object headed toward Earth. The crew decides it's probably not important, but they're wrong: it represents the opening wave of the first Formic War--
Shadow of the giant by Orson Scott Card( Book )

6 editions published between 2005 and 2006 in English and held by 1,801 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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 space has given hope to the defenders of Earth - they had time to train military geniuses up from childhood, forging them into an irresistible force in the high-orbital facility called the Battle School. That story is told in two books, the beloved classic ENDER'S GAME, and its parallel, ENDER'S SHADOW. Bean was the smallest student at the Battle School, but he became Ender Wiggins' right hand, Since then he has grown to be a power on Earth. He served the Hegemon as strategist and general in the terrible wars that followed Ender's defeat of the alien empire attacking Earth. Now he and his wife Petra yearn for a safe place to build a family - something he has never known - but there is nowhere on Earth that does not harbor his enemies - old enemies from the days in Ender's Jeesh, new enemies from the wars on Earth. To find security, Bean and Petra must once again follow in Ender's footsteps. They must leave Earth behind, in the control of the Hegemon, and look to the stars
Shadows in flight by Orson Scott Card( Book )

23 editions published between 2011 and 2016 in 5 languages and held by 1,777 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bean flytter sammen med tre af sine børn ind i et forladt rumskib i håbet om en kur, der kan helbrede dem for den genetiske defekt, der giver dem høj intelligens og et kort liv. Deres situation kompliceres dog af, at de bliver glemt af menneskeheden
Magic street by Orson Scott Card( Book )

16 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and Spanish and held by 1,744 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Teenager Mack Street apparently suffers from strange spells when he simply freezes and stares off into space, but what those around him do not realize is that Mack possesses the ability to see into other people's dreams
 
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Ender's game
Alternative Names

controlled identityBliss, Frederick

controlled identityGreen, Brian, 1951-

controlled identityGump, P. Q.

controlled identityRichards, Scott, 1951-

controlled identityWalley, Byron

Bliss, Frederick

Bliss, Frederick, 1951-

Card, Orson S.

Green, Brian

Green, Brian (1951- ).

Green, Bryan

Green, Bryan, 1951-

Gump, P. Q.

Gump, P. Q., 1951-

Kādo, Ōsun Sukotto

Kādo, Ōsun Sukotto, 1951-

Kʻadŭ, Olsŭn Sŭkʻot

Kʻadŭ, Olsŭn Sŭkʻot, 1951-

Kard, Orson Skot

Kard, Orson Skot, 1951-

Kard, Orson Skott.

Kārds, Orsons Skots 1951-

Orson Scott Card americký spisovatel sci-fi a fantasy

Orson Scott Card Amerikaans schrijver

Orson Scott Card amerikai író

Orson Scott Card amerikansk författare

Orson Scott Card amerikansk skribent

Orson Scott Card écrivain américain

Orson Scott Card escritor de ciencia ficción

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Orson Scott Card scrittore statunitense

Orson Scott Card US-amerikanischer Schriftsteller

Orson Scott Card verkisto

Orsons Skots Kārds

Pellume, Noam D.

Scott Card, Orson

Scott, Card Orson 1951-

Skot Kard, Orson

Walley, Byron

Walley, Byron, 1951-

Όρσον Σκοτ Καρντ

Кард, Орсон Скот, 1951-

Орсон Скот Кард

Орсон Скотт Кард

Орсън Кард

אורסון סקוט קארד

סקוט קרד, אורסון

קארד, אורסון סקוט

קארד, אורסון סקוט, 1951-

קארד, אורסון סקוט. ברמן רחביה

קארד, אורסון סקוט. ברמן, רחביה, 1951-

קרד, אורסון סקוט

اورسن اسکات کارد نویسنده آمریکایی

أورسن سكوت كارد

ออร์สัน สก็อต การ์ด

오슨 스콧 카드

카드, 오슨 스콧 1951-

オースン・スコット・カード

オースン・スコット・カード 1951-

カード

カード, 1951-

カード, オースン・スコット

カード, オースン スコット 1951-

奥森·斯科特·卡德

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