Borders of Infinity, written by Lois McMaster Bujold and published in by Baen Books, is a collection containing “The Mountains of Mourning”, “Labyrinth”, . Editorial Reviews. From Library Journal. true. Review. Essential for all sf collections. –Library The Borders of Infinity (Vorkosigan Saga) by [Bujold, Lois McMaster]. Audible Sample. Audible Sample. Playing Playing Loading Loading. Borders of Infinity (Vorkosigan Saga) [Lois McMaster Bujold] on * FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. A NEW EDITION OF A COLLECTION OF.
|Published (Last):||28 December 2012|
|PDF File Size:||1.13 Mb|
|ePub File Size:||6.98 Mb|
|Price:||Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]|
Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Fictionwise is publishing these novellas separately, but we decided to leave in Ms. This book is an anthology of three novellas about the life of the young Miles Vorkosigan.
But wait, this is not all! Due to a terrorist act Miles suffers from a degenerative bone disease in a society that views physical defects with disdain. I know I keep saying this, but this is one of my favorite sci-fi stories of all time, and I just love that it’s a ridiculously long series.
Even though it leaves me a bit depressed and more than a little heartbroken. Buddy obrders with Choko and Evgeny. Lois McMaster Bujold was born inthe daughter of an engineering professor at Ohio State University, from whom she picked up her early interest in science fiction. Gripping, amusing, so so smart.
After getting his ass kicked several more times, Miles once again figures out a way to stay alive and charm his way into completing his mission! Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. As science fiction it’s not outstanding but this dome is pretty interesting. Miles is thrown into a prison dome by the Cetagandans to join other prisoners of war who have sunk into despair and some into depravity in sparse, barely legal conditions.
We see several secondary characters from prior books, including his beloved Dendarii Mercenaries, which I appreciated.
The Borders of Infinity by Lois McMaster Bujold
Mar 13, Choko rated it really liked it Shelves: Aug 22, Tsana Dolichva rated it really liked it. Miles persuaded Suegar to help him find Colonel Tremont; however, when they got to him they found he was dying.
Their disrespect for their opponents is well exhibited in the way they treat their prisoners of war. Of course he has an alternate plan but being that everything is monitored, he has to just contr This was my leasted liked of the 3 novellas that come in the anthology. He didn’t need to. Vorkosigan Saga Publication 1 – 10 oof 16 books.
Return to Book Page. Classic Miles, at his wily best!
Borders of Infinity by Lois McMaster Bujold
It’s Essence of Miles, without some of the external stuff from his Naismith adventures and without an Amazon he can try to make Lady Vorkosigan, which gets on my nerves sometimes. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Great character development through three linked novellas about young Miles Vorkosigan working his way along in his military career in Bujold’s outstanding space opera series.
Her fantasy from HarperCollins includes the borvers Chalion series and the Sharing Knife tetralogy; her science fiction from Baen Books features the perennially bestselling Vorkosigan Saga. They’re lovely emotional grace notes to a relationship that doesn’t get much page-time in the series, but which I love, because it illustrates how love and devotion can nudge people towards change.
It’s a Miles Vorkosigan story, so of course I liked it, but it didn’t grab me like some of his other adventures have. Books boorders Lois McMaster Bujold.
Follow the Author
They seem to be covering central aspects of Miles and the Dendarii. The Borders of Infinity.
Another great story from the Vorkosigan Saga. The most interesting part was simply trying to figure out what exactly he was doing there.
However, despite the new-found order in the camp, some inmates were not satisfied with the new order of things. Then he meets a possibly insane “prophet” who decides that Miles is his second in command, as written in the “scripture”.
In a society that spent hundreds of years killing off “Muties”, the genetically damaged children jnfinity parents who’s great-great-grandfathers were exposed to radiation during the nuclear holocaust that threw this civilization back to the stone age, Miles looks like one of their number. The fourteen Dendarii combat drop shuttles could hold prisoners in each load, and would take thirty minutes to reach orbit, unload and return to the surface.
Within five minutes, his standard issue clothing, cup, and mat are ifinity, leaving him bruised, bleeding, and naked but for a hat loved the hat scene, with Beatrice. I’d read all these novellas in the omnibuses many times before I picked up this book.