ender's game

[Orson Scott Card] has probably raised a generation that will grow up to be better people than he is, which is great. That’s kind of the magic of literature - a dickhead can write a brilliant book.
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C. Alexander London, author of new middle grade series THE WILD ONES.

Listen to the whole interview here, or download it on iTunes or Stitcher.

In the moment when I truly understand my enemy, understand him well enough to defeat him, then in that very moment I also love him. I think it’s impossible to really understand somebody, what they want, what they believe, and not love them the way they love themselves. And then, in that very moment when I love them…I destroy them.
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Orson Scott Card, Ender’s Game

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