If you are a fan of the classic sci-fi book Ender’s Game, then you probably know that it has taken years for a movie to be made based on the book. In the last few months, however, not only has a release date been announced for the movie (March 2013) but according to The Hollywood Reporter a number of actors have been cast in the film. This list includes Harrison Ford, Ben Kingsley, Abigail Breslin, Hailey Steinfeld, and Asa Butterfield takes the main lead as Ender. If you have not read Ender’s Game by Orson Scott Card, then click here to find it in the Library. If you are looking for a list of good reads like Ender’s Game then click here to check out a list of Alien and UFO fiction for Teens and check out a few highlighted titles below:
|Space Cowboy by Justin Stanchfield
Teenage cowboy Travis McClure is desperate for adventure. He’s bored with life on the remote planet of Aletha Three where he herds cattle all day. But everything changes when he comes face-to-face with a creature that should only exist in nightmares.
|First Day on Earth by Cecil Castelucci
Believing he was abducted by aliens several years earlier during a mysterious three-day disappearance he cannot remember, pensive misfit Mal meets Hooper at an abductee support group and learns otherworldly secrets that reveal profound possibilities for his future.
|Stuck on Earth by David Klass
On a secret mission to evaluate whether the human race should be annihilated, a space alien inhabits the body of a bullied fourteen-year-old boy.