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I began the book several more times, each time getting a little farther, but each time being blocked because it still wasn’t right. I didn’t know what “right” was, of course — but I did have several hundred pages of “wrong”.

— Orson Scott Card, 1991 Introduction to Speaker for the Dead

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Written by [IMH]

1 June 2006 at 11:59 pm

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  1. And, as far as I’m concerned, Speaker for the Dead never did come out right. It’s difficult for me to believe that Card wrote it, given the excellence of Ender’s Game and its other sequels.

    Kevin Baker

    11 June 2006 at 12:30 am


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