Xenocide by Orson Scott Card

416 pages first pub 1991 (editions)

fiction science fiction speculative fiction adventurous reflective medium-paced

Description

The war for survival of the planet Lusitania will be fought in the heart of a child named Gloriously Bright. On Lusitania, Ender found a world where humans and pequininos and the Hive Queen could all live together; where three very different intel...

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Community Reviews Summary of 5,395 reviews

Moods

adventurous 61%
reflective 56%
challenging 53%
dark 43%
emotional 41%
mysterious 37%
tense 34%
sad 16%
informative 14%
hopeful 13%
inspiring 13%
funny 2%
relaxing 2%

Pace

slow 54%
medium 42%
fast 2%

Plot- or character-driven?

A mix: 49% | Plot: 26% | Character: 23%

Strong character development?

Yes: 72% | It's complicated: 17% | No: 9%

Loveable characters?

Yes: 48% | It's complicated: 36% | No: 13% | N/A: 1%

Diverse cast of characters?

Yes: 81% | No: 9% | It's complicated: 6% | N/A: 3%

Flaws of characters a main focus?

Yes: 65% | It's complicated: 24% | No: 8% | N/A: 1%

Average rating

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