It's time! Most of us have already read this classic Sci-Fi novel, winner of the Hugo and Nebula Awards, so let's chat about it before the movie comes out. Two meetings will be held, one on the Sep. 30 and another on Oct. 2. Please choose one only.
Here is the synopsis for those who have not read the story -
"In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race's next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers. A brilliant young boy, Andrew "Ender" Wiggin is drafted to the orbiting Battle School for rigorous military training.
Ender's skills make him a leader in school and respected in the Battle Room, where children play at mock battles in zero gravity. Yet growing up in an artificial community of young soldiers Ender suffers greatly from isolation, rivalry from his peers, pressure from the adult teachers, and an unsettling fear of the alien invaders. His psychological battles include loneliness, fear that he is becoming like the cruel brother he remembers, and fanning the flames of devotion to his family. Is Ender the general Earth needs?"
You have to read 355 pages to find out!