A Civil Campaign (Vorkosigan Saga) [NOOK Book]

Overview

The recently widowed Ekaterin Vorsoisson returns to Barrayar, following the events described in KOMARR, and finds herself under siege from several suitors, including Miles Vorkosigan. Miles’ initial attempts at courtship result in colossal disasters, affecting as well Miles’ brother Mark, who is forbidden from courting his own ladylove by the girl’s outraged parents. Some nasty political maneuverings by ambitious Vor aristocrats create new trials for Miles while he wages his campaign for Ekaterin’s heart. ...
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A Civil Campaign (Vorkosigan Saga)

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Overview

The recently widowed Ekaterin Vorsoisson returns to Barrayar, following the events described in KOMARR, and finds herself under siege from several suitors, including Miles Vorkosigan. Miles’ initial attempts at courtship result in colossal disasters, affecting as well Miles’ brother Mark, who is forbidden from courting his own ladylove by the girl’s outraged parents. Some nasty political maneuverings by ambitious Vor aristocrats create new trials for Miles while he wages his campaign for Ekaterin’s heart. Intrigue, wit and high hilarity make this Hugo and Nebula finalist a must for readers of science fiction and romance alike.
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Editorial Reviews

The Chicago Sun Times
"All the virtues we have come to expect from Bujoid including more and more prose that sings."
Anne McCaffrey
"Boy, can she write!"
Locus Magazine
“Bujold is one of the best writers of SF adventure to come along in years.”
Publishers Weekly
“Superb far-future saga.”
- Publishers Weekly on the 'Vorkosigan' series
Book list
"Bujold is also head and shoulders above ... current fantasists and well as science-fictionists."
- Booklist
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Product Details

  • BN ID: 2940014126243
  • Publisher: Spectrum Literary Agency, Inc.
  • Publication date: 4/10/2012
  • Series: Vorkosigan Saga , #17
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 50,548
  • File size: 2 MB

Meet the Author

Lois McMaster Bujold was born in 1949, the daughter of an engineering professor at Ohio State University, from whom she picked up her early interest in science fiction. She now lives in Minneapolis, and has two grown children. She began writing with the aim of professional publication in 1982. She wrote three novels in three years; in October of 1985, all three sold to Baen Books, launching her career. Bujold went on to write many other books for Baen, mostly featuring her popular character Miles Naismith Vorkosigan, his family, friends, and enemies. Her books have been translated into twenty-one languages. Her fantasy from Eos includes the award-winning Chalion series and the Sharing Knife series. www.dendarii.com
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  • Anonymous

    Posted August 31, 2014

    Is there a bad Vorkosigan Saga? No!

    Love the whole series and just updated my collection to include the digital copies. Love, love, love that short, crazy man Miles.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 17, 2013

    Loved it

    Bugs are histerical

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 12, 2014

    Love, love, love this book.

    Read the whole series in order, this book is the cherry on top.

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    Posted May 14, 2012

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