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.
This is a good book. It's well writen, it gets philosophical, misterious, lirical at times, and the mix works well. Nevertheless (spoiler) the resolution of the story feels quite 'deus ex machina', and I'd also say that Ender's influence in other
..." people and his infalibility is not quite believable.
Good sequel that doesn't try to imitate the original
A mystery that is only resolved near the end makes this a very intriguing read. It explores the theme of what makes us human, personal sacrifice, suffering and redemption. Some sections show the 'old' Ender, the masterful tactician and strategist,
..." but Card does not make this the primary focus. Instead he allows Ender to grow into a more complete person, and leaves an opening for the sequel. It is not Enders Game, but it doesn't try to be.Continua...Nascondi