Orson Scott Card: The Authorized Ender Companion
by Jake Black
Tor Books Hardcover ISBN/ITEM#: 9780765320629
Date: 10 November 2009 List Price $29.99 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
From back of book: The Authorized Ender Companion is a complete and in-depth encyclopedia of all the persons, places, things, and events in Orson Scott Card's Ender Universe. Written by Jake Black under the editiorial supervision of Card himself, The Authorized Ender Companion will be an invaluable resource for readers of the series.
If you ever wondered where Ender went after he left Earth, before he arrived at Lusitania, you'll find the answer here. If you ever wondered how the battle roomworked, you'll find the answer here. If you forgot the names of hte people who discovered the descolade, the answer is here. The history of the Gloriously Bright's world? Here. There are character biographies, time-lines, colony histories, and family trees. (Black and white illustrations)
(Source: Tor Books)