: A Civil Campaign: A Miles Vorkosigan Novel (Audible Audio Edition): Lois McMaster Bujold, Grover Gardner, Inc. Blackstone Audio: Books. Bujold dedicates her new novel to the Bront s, Georgette Heyer and Dorothy Sayers, which gives a pretty good indication of the territory she’s staked out in this . The cover of the Baen edition of A Civil Campaign and excerpts from Shards of Honor, The. Warrior’s reproduced by kind permission of Lois McMaster Bujold.
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The room into which they turned did have a good window on the garden, but any traces of the boy Miles had been were erased. Views Read Edit View history. At least the spectacle of a man of thirty-plus, going courting seriously for the first time in his life — the first time in the Barrayaran style, anyway — promised to provide hours of entertainment for his interested staff.
There are a few other threads here, including Mark and Kareen’s romance and their latest business venture, the preparations for Gregor’s upcoming wedding, as well as plenty of political intrigue, including a couple I took a little break from the Vorkosigan series after reading this one it’s intense!
A Civil Campaign by Lois McMaster Bujold
So, is that what’s on his mind with the pretty widow? Shouldn’t you be asleep? She now lives in Minneapolis, and has two grown children. Would you like to see them?
Ivan has been formally assigned as an aide to Lady Alys, while she manages the arrangements for Gregor and Laisa’s wedding. I should like that very much.
A Civil Campaign takes place right after the events in Komarr, and it’s basically a romance.
But as Miles learned from his late career in galactic covert ops, if a frontal assault won’t do, go to subterfuge. Grover Gardner is mcjaster excellent narrator and he did a great job, as usual, on the variety of voices and acting out of the various scenes.
I really enjoyed the main characters as well as all the political goings on in Vorbarr Sultana. A Civil Campaign 23 38 Apr 25, No dark hair sticking out in odd directions, anyway. I miss it every minute, and I have no wish at all to go back. A soft glow of light came on automatically. Thank you, gentlemen, that will be all,” Vorkosigan added, with peculiar emphasis.
A Civil Campaign (Vorkosigan Saga, #12) by Lois McMaster Bujold
Her fantasy from HarperCollins includes the award-winning Chalion series and the Sharing Knife buold her science fiction from Baen Books features the perennially bestse 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.
If there was one thing worse than enduring his cousin’s preemptive jealousy, Ivan decided, it was listening to his romantically hopeful burbling.
But the political intrigue is awesome, the cast of I think this might be my favorite so far of the Vorkosigan series, which is sort cakpaign an embarrassing admission because this is the most like a traditional romance novel – not the straightforward Harlequins I went through a phase of loving and now can’t standbut those fat baroque novels with multiple romance civiil winding through subplots of adventure, intrigue, family drama, pirates, ninjas, and so on.
The undaunted purr resonated against the silver hemisphere like some small machine stripping its gears. All this charm and hilarity steal your heart and even if you are not a fan of romantic comedies these sharp characters will win you over for the cause. My buddy readers always say they would like to be Cordelia when they grow up. Dec 15, SA rated it it was amazing Shelves: Figure it in to your duty schedule from now on.
They get bored with the same campaigm all the time, I guess.
A Civil Campaign
I’m not going to spoil things, but there’s a scene the dinner party scene, for those of you who’ve read the book which was probably the most painful I’ve ever read, in a truly excellent, wonderful way.
She couldn’t think how to discourage him from this horrifying notion without sounding x though she scorned his offer.
If you’re looking for literate science fiction with intriguing characters, you can’t go wrong with Bujold’s Vorkosigan Saga.
So, while it took a while for me to get involved I did do so and give the book a 4. His mouth flickered to dismay and back again to earnest welcome. Jan 12, Lis Carey rated it really liked it Shelves: One of them involves the problem of patriarchy and the other involves racism.