Shadows in Flight is a shadows in flight pdf download fiction novel by Orson Scott Card. When released in 2012, it became the tenth novel published in the Ender’s Game series.
The story follows on from where the original four “Shadow series” books left off. It is about Bean and his children discovering an ancient Formic “ark” during their journey in space.
A sample chapter was released on November 28, 2011. The hardcover version was released on January 17, 2012, and the paperback was released on January 29, 2013.
It was nominated for the Goodreads Choice Award for science fiction. In 2210, the starship Herodotus left Earth. This genetic alteration, which Bean passed to his children, grants them all extremely high intelligence, but causes their bodies to grow uncontrollably, which is likely to kill them by the age of 20. When the family left, scientists were actively trying to find a cure for their giantism which would not diminish their intelligence.