Borders of Infinity (Three Miles Vorkosigan Adventures) [Lois McMaster Bujold, Grover Gardner] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. 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 consists of three novellas and a frame story. This may explain why the more usual approach has been to focus on “Borders of Infinity. .. It’s a testament to Bujold’s skills that Miles manages to so.
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He’s nothing to look at, standing not five-feet tall in his boots, with a skewed spine and bones that easily break. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. This might be my favorite Miles story of the series so far. Jan 30, Paraphrodite rated it really liked it Shelves: For a brief instant, planetary night swept in, fog and drizzle and the kiss of a cold wet wind.
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Almost profound at times. I’ll just say that the beginning of this novella finds Miles newly interred ihfinity a Cetagandan POW camp, where thousands of soldiers live inside a dome that never goes dark, eating two ration bars a day, where peace among the prisoners is tentative at best, and hope is nearly infinnity four letter word.
Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. Final note–I listened to this as an audiobook narrated by Grover Gardner and I am beginning to really appreciate him as a narrator for this series. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Well, this was a fun little adventure with Miles I wonder why there’s half an hour left in the audiobook.
I can’t believe how well and how completely Bujold created a world within the dome. Borderw you like to tell us about a lower price? Audible book Switch back and forth between reading the Kindle infnity and listening to the Audible book with Whispersync for Voice. The prison camp is circular. Baron Vorkosigan decides that this is good learning opportunity for Miles, since the cause of the murder is related to folk superstitions about disabilities, and who better to deal with it than Miles with his brittle bones and bent spine?
Want to Read saving…. And yet they’ve managed to find a way to slip past the cracks of those laws and torture their prisoners without ever laying a finger on them by letting the prisoners do the dirty work for them.
Their disrespect for their opponents is well exhibited in the way they treat their prisoners of war. This is a good one to read before reading the other Dendarii bordefs with Taura in them. Each of the three short stories in the collection “The Mountains of Mourning,” “Labyrinth,” and “The Borders of Infinity” are about pages long, very interesting, and very well done.
Her fantasy from HarperCollins includes the award-winning Chalion series and the Sharing Knife tetralogy; 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. Other books in the series.
Miles continues to dazzle. From the moment Miles is thrown in the dome, the sense of apathy and hopeless surrender overwhelm him. However, it’s always a pleasure to read about Miles’ ever-triumphant cunning and audacity. Then he leaned forward again.
Sep 29, Rosario http: It also happened to be quite good. It just assumes that the reader already knows the characters’ background going in, though it can be read more or less on its own, as the author intended all of her books in the series to be.
This Vorkosigan Saga is also published in a collection of three novellas which is redundantly dubbed Borders of Infinity. The prisoners of war have had their spirits broken, they’re fighting each other, and the only one willing to chat with Miles is half mad. Even if Miles’s galloping libido in the 2nd and 3rd stories does occasionally make me want to smack him. Miles remains a fast-talking but physically-handicapped guy whose greatest weapon is his wits.
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Labyrinth – the rescue of Taura! Mirror Dance Miles Vorkosigan Adventures. Cryoburn Lois McMaster Bujold. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. Miles works his miracle again when he helps these people dig themselves out of the abyss they’ve dug for themselves.
Miles has the best of both: The readers gets the same clues that the rest of his Dendarii get–and that’s not much. Just this winter I rediscovered them and found several stories I had not read. 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. Read as part of the inrinity of Infinity” collection.