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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I can’t believe how well and how completely Bujold created a world within the dome. Even if Miles’s galloping libido in the 2nd and 3rd stories does occasionally infintiy me want to smack him.

This is a good one to read before reading the other Dendarii adventures with Taura in them. It’s a really clever story. Lists with This Book.

The Borders of Infinity by Lois McMaster Bujold

It means I’ve taken each book at face value, and enjoyed them tremendously, but I also take great delight in joining the dots in the backstory. Quotes from The Borders of In Nov 04, Rita rated it really liked it Shelves: The fact that these sorts of things seem to be among the most popular shows on TV now is depressing.

Here there be spoilers. They loomed down out of the boiling scarlet-tinged clouds like monstrous beetles, carapaced and winged, feet extending even bjuold they watched. Oct 10, Justine rated it really liked it Shelves: 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?


English Buiold a language for shopping. Since I have been reading the series, I was okay, but it might take a while for newbies to catch on. Short stories never build the same bukold of momentum, and never really aim to, and that leaves me kind of cold. Some die in this one, too! If you are a science fiction fan, bjjold the series of novels by Lois McMaster Bujold is a must read.

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She now lives in Minneapolis, and has two grown children. I thought there was nowhere near enough context to understand what was actually going on in the broader scheme of things though that slightly got fixed at the end? Apr 20, Janet rated it liked it. Contents [ show ].

Refresh and try again. Sign In Don’t have an account? Within five minutes, his standard issue clothing, cup, and mat are gone, leaving him bruised, bleeding, and naked but for a hat loved the hat scene, with Beatrice.

Miles might be his father’s son, but he gets his genius from his mother’s genetic material: I felt they added a lot to Miles’s canon, and deepened him as a character. The plan almost immediately went awry when he found that all semblance of order amongst his fellow inmates had long since departed. Okay, here’s your paper topic: This Borders of Infinity collection is a very worthwhile addition to the Vorkosiverse. What I found most interesting was Miles’ motivation for all the weird things that he did in this novella.


So, instead of using his strength, he must survive with his wits. Loved this book, love this author, love this series! The Mountains of Mourning. The Mountains of Mourning – a young, newly graduated Miles is looking for some fun on leave before being assigned. Neither print order or internal chronological order. These short stories are also not peripheral to Miles’ story. Vorkosigan Saga Publication 1 – 10 of 16 books. This is hands down the best SciFi series of books I’ve ever read.

However, the story itself that was there was solid and entertaining. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Instead he ends up travelling into the hillbilly mountains of his home district, inginity act as judge and jury in ov case of baby-murdering. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. In his time spent living amongst the women’s group, he fell increasingly in love with Beatrice and in time her attitude towards him softened as well.

Brothers in Arms Vorkosigan Saga. On to The Vor Game.

Customers who viewed this item also viewed. As such, I may know a character or location from a later adventure without really understanding where the significance comes from. Then he leaned forward again. Almost profound at times.