From IO9, a recent addition to my daily reading feedlist, posted 15 classic science fiction and fantasy novels that publishers rejected. It’s an interesting read, especially seeing which books that are considered classic today, had no initial support.
In order to develop a secure defense against a hostile alien race’s next attack, government agencies breed child geniuses and train them as soldiers. A brilliant young boy, Andrew “Ender” Wiggin lives with his kind but distant parents, his sadistic brother Peter, and the person he loves more than anyone else, his sister Valentine. Peter […]