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Speaker for the Dead

Livre n° 2, The Ender Quintet

Orson Scott Card

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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, 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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Publishers Weekly Review

15 févr. 1986 – Card's novel Ender's Game introduced Ender Wiggin, a young genius who used his military prowess to all but exterminate the "buggers,'' the first alien race mankind had ever encountered. Wiggin then transformed himself into the ``Speaker for the Dead,'' who claimed it had been a mistake to destroy the alien civilization. Many years later, when a new breed of intelligent life forms called the ``piggies'' is discovered, Wiggin takes the opportunity to atone for his earlier actions. This long, rich and ambitious novel views the interplay between the races from the differing perspectives of the colonists, ethnologists, biologists, clergy, politicians, a computer artificial intelligence, the lone surviving bugger and the piggies themselves. Card is very good at portraying his characters in these larger, social, religious and cultural contexts. It's unfortunate, then, that many of the book's mysteries and dilemmas seem created just to display Ender's supposedly godlike understanding. A fine, if overlong, novel nonetheless.

Avis des utilisateurs

Amazing

One of the best science fiction novels of all time. It's concept of what it means to be a sentient being has more truth than anything I have ever read.

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  • Disponible sur iPhone, iPad, iPod touch et Mac.
  • Catégorie : Aventure
  • Sortie : 30 nov. 2009
  • Éditeur : Tom Doherty Associates
  • Vendeur : Macmillan / Holtzbrinck Publishers, LLC
  • Pages : 250
  • Langue : Anglais
  • Série: Livre n° 2, The Ender Quintet
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