Ender's Game follows the story of Ender Wiggin, one of a group of remarkably intelligent children chosen by the government to attend Battle School. Here they undergo training in military tactics to prepare them to fight the buggers, Earth's greatest foe. Ender's journey and its shocking conclusion, ending with him unknowingly committing genocide against the buggers, is a complex story that raises questions about the meaning of reality, humanity, and accountability.
"Then I'll tell the truth. We're allowed to do that, in emergencies. We can't plan for everything, you know."
"No, you don't understand. I destroy them. I make it impossible for them to ever hurt me again. I grind them and grind them until they don't exist ."