The Worthing Chronicle

From the award-winning, bestselling author of Ender’s Game comes…


Reflecting on the arrival and purpose of pain and sorrow, this novel is a gripping science fiction tale that considers communal experiences of joy emerging from suffering in deconstructed worlds.


Praise for Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game:

‘… A major sf novel by any reasonable standards.’ Booklist

‘Every volume of the Ender saga…comprises some of the most hauntingly brilliant writing of the decade’ Interzone

‘… knocks you sideways’ Sunday Express

‘Almost impossible to put down’ LOCUS


Orson Scott Card is the bestselling author best known for the classic Ender’s Game, Ender’s Shadow and other novels in the Ender universe. Most recently, he was awarded the 2008 Margaret A. Edwards Award for lifetime achievement in Young Adult literature, from the American Library Association. Card has written sixty-one books, assorted plays, comics, and essays and newspaper columns. His work has won multiple awards, including back-to-back wins of the Hugo and the Nebula Awards-the only author to have done so in consecutive years. His titles have also landed on ‘best of’ lists and been adopted by cities, universities and libraries for reading programs. The Ender novels have inspired a Marvel Comics series, a forthcoming video game from Chair Entertainment, and pre-production on a film version. A highly anticipated The Authorized Ender Companion, written by Jake Black, is also forthcoming.Card offers writing workshops from time to time and occasionally teaches writing and literature at universities.Orson Scott Card currently lives with his family in Greensboro, NC.

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