Orson Scott Card

Speaker for the Dead (Unabridged)

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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 by Portuguese colonists on the planet Lusitania. But again the aliens' ways are strange and frightening...again, humans die.

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Lexile: 
850L
Length: 
14:09
Speaker for the Dead (Unabridged)

Xenocide (Unabridged)

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Xenocide is the third installment of the Ender series. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequeninos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intelligent species could find common ground at last. Or so he thought.

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Lexile: 
890L
Length: 
17:35
Xenocide (Unabridged)

Children of the Mind (Unabridged)

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The planet Lusitania is home to three sentient species: a large colony of humans; the Pequeninos; and the Hive Queen, who was brought there by Ender Wiggin. Once again, the enemy (the Starways Congress) has gathered a fleet and is threatening to destroy Lusitania.

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Lexile: 
860L
Length: 
13:31
Children of the Mind (Unabridged)

Ender's Game: Special 20th Anniversary Edition (Unabridged)

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The war with the Buggers has been raging for a hundred years, and the quest for the perfect general has been underway for almost as long. Enter Andrew "Ender" Wiggin, the result of decades of genetic experimentation.

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Lexile: 
780L
Length: 
11:06
Ender's Game: Special 20th Anniversary Edition (Unabridged)

Ender's Shadow (Unabridged)

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The human race is at war with the "Buggers", an insect-like alien race. As Earth prepares to defend itself from total destruction at the hands of an inscrutable enemy, all focus is on the development of military geniuses who can fight such a war, and win.

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Lexile: 
780L
Length: 
15:44
Ender's Shadow (Unabridged)