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.
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As the reader will imagine, this case hits close to Miles’ heart. View all 5 comments. I cut my teeth on Tom Swift, first editions I bought with lawn mowing income. On to The Vor Game. A listing of her awards and nominations may be seen here: Thanks for telling us about the problem. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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Its moments like these that give this series its depth, and make me love it! I do disagree with the characters’ sex lives; to me bordrrs requires monogamy with an official certificate. Return to Book Page. Mar 13, Choko rated it really liked it Shelves: Borders of Infinity is very good on several levels: However, despite the new-found order in the camp, some inmates were not satisfied with the new order of things.
In this one, Miles goes undercover in a Cetagandan prisoner-of-war camp. Half the fun was figuring it out.
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Here is my theory – and if anyone besides me has noticed this, I haven’t read about it, so it’s just begging for a English term paper to be written on it – I think that Lois McMaster Bujold’s novella The Borders of Infinity is among other things a riff on Dante’s Inferno.
Goodreads helps you keep ifinity of books you want to read. It is just so well done. As I continue on with the series, I’m finding the fact that the books are all standalone more frustrating then enjoyable. He has enough faith in his ability to sway people his way that he views being naked, injured, and alone as a reasonable starting place, and trusts Elli and Elena to read an entirely new game plan from random cryptic hints.
Vorkosigan Saga Borsers 5. But his bones are gradually getting replaced with super-strong plastic. In this installment, he breaks out some POWs, but of course the real story as always is seeing the lessons he learns this time around.
Miles being Miles, he sets about restoring order armed with nothing but the force of his personality literally nothing, as his clothes were stolen as soon as he entered the camp. In “Labyrinth”, he has to infiltrate a prison camp of an empire at war with Barrayar as preparation for a rescue of the 10, prisoners by his mercenary fleet. It was then included in the novel Borders of Infinity October I started reading this series back in the late ‘s while still working offshore. Being Vor, Miles says, means never mustering out.
Since I have been reading the series, I was okay, but it might take a while for newbies to catch on. Lists with Infiniyy Book. She seems to excel at writing novellas, and this one is just brilliantly tightly plotted, funny, moving, and shows Miles to be a brilliant tactician who is also incredibly human and utterly humane.
Anything that includes Mountains of Mourning gets at least 4 stars. Then he gets his ass kicked, but that is only the beginning of his stint a Catagendan knfinity. View all 3 comments. He’s nothing to look at, standing not five-feet tall in his boots, with a skewed spine and bones that easily brea The Vorkosigan Saga is adventurous space opera with some romantic relationships here and there.
Aug 10, Nathan rated it it was amazing. Buddy read with Choko and Evgeny. Return to Book Page.
Borders of Infinity by Lois McMaster Bujold
I was bogders the last group to board my Southwest flight last night, so I knew there wouldn’t be any window seats left. Don’t have a Kindle? Miles says that someone with that sense of humor would enjoy watching people eat slugs for entertainment.
This started as the most ambiguous of the novellas.
Now the inevitable confusion about the reading ord A buddy read with Choko and Maria. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. To ask other readers questions about The Borders of Infinityplease sign up.
Prisoners are simply dumped into a force-field dome and left. And, what are you thinking? Remember that this was first published in way before ‘reality’ TV shows.
Mar 04, Melinda rated it it was amazing. Their disrespect for their opponents is well exhibited in the way they treat their prisoners of war. Miles walks into a prison camp, friendless and naked. My parents came to visit recently which sparked a mad scramble to tidy the old homestead, and the missing book turned up under a box of baby toys. Meet Infinith McMaster Bujold.