Pathfinder & Ruins
By Orson Scott Card
(Simon Pulse, Paperback, 9781442493124, 1216pp.)
Publication Date: September 3, 2013
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From the author of Ender’s Game, the soon-to-be major motion picture!
A powerful secret. A deadly path. Delve into the first two volumes in the New York Times bestselling Pathfinder series in this boxed set.
From the internationally bestselling author of Ender’s Game comes the story of Rigg, a teenager who possesses a secret talent that allows him to see the paths of people’s pasts. This collectible boxed set includes the first two books in the series, Pathfinder and Ruins.
In Pathfinder, Rigg joins forces with another teen with special talents on a quest to find Rigg’s sister and discover the true depth and significance of their powers. Rigg’s story continues in Ruins, when he must decipher the paths of the past before the arrival of a destructive force that threatens the future of his entire world.
He is the author many sf and fantasy novels, including the American frontier fantasy series "The Tales of Alvin Maker" (beginning with "Seventh Son"), There are also stand-alone science fiction and fantasy novels like "Pastwatch" and "Hart's Hope". He has collaborated with his daughter Emily Card on a manga series, Laddertop. He has also written contemporary thrillers like "Empire" and historical novels like the monumental "Saints" and the religious novels "Sarah" and "Rachel" and "Leah". Card's recent work includes the Mithermages books ("Lost Gate", "Gate Thief"), contemporary magical fantasy for readers both young and old. Card lives in Greensboro, North Carolina, with his wife, Kristine Allen Card, He and Kristine are the parents of five children and several grandchildren.