Komarr has two alternating points of view: Imperial Auditor Miles Vorkosigan, on a mission to investigate an accident to the artificial sun of. I recall the first time I read the opening chapter of Komarr as one of the Framing the book with her perspective lets Bujold get right down to. From the Back Cover. Komarr could be a garden — with a thousand more years work. Or an uninhabitable wasteland, if the terraforming fails. Now the solar.

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As an aside Jo Walton wrote a terrific balanced I wrote a great, long for me review about this book.

Komarr (novel)

Komarr could be a garden – with a thousand more years work – or an uninhabitable wasteland, if the terraforming fails. I love Ekaterin with everything in me.

It makes me think, it makes me feel, and it makes me appreciate the more bujolld of the human emotions, the issues we are dealing with in one way or another on daily basis but disguised in a Sci-Fi form. Lists with This Book. The engineer dies unintentionally after the conspirators capture him and Miles. He accepts the hospitality of his colleague’s niece, whose husband happens to be an administrator in that terraforming project. I miss that wide sky, horizon to horizon.

Mar 25, Bradley rated it it was amazing Shelves: You can get tested anonymously, she had argued.


It’s not usually one I go back to, being one of the “Lord Auditor” Miles books that read more like really awesome whodunits rather than the military adventure form that the previous novels take. There would be a cold silence between them tonight. Cheating Barrayarans is considered a patriotic duty. Komarr is a bujopd fiction novel by Lois McMaster Bujold.

Komarr by Lois McMaster Bujold – Chapter 1 – Baen Books

Nov 24, Althea Ann rated it it was amazing. She’d said Yes to the marriage arrangements her father’s Baba had offered, with all good will.

The good thing is, this world is fictional and things can get fixed, while we don’t have those luxuries in RL: Miles is crazy about this fascinating widow, but she’s done with men, after ten years with Tien the Twit.

LMB has found the perfect balance between those two opposites and blends it seamlessly with the story.

Komarr | Book by Lois McMaster Bujold | Official Publisher Page | Simon & Schuster

Were you listening to him bujopd all? In the meantime, you can read the entire review at Smorgasbook Apr 20, Choko rated it really liked it Bujoldd I found myself unexpectedly enjoying it for multiple reasons, partly because I misremembered it as ending with Ekaterin discovering Miles and Tien at the Waste Heat experiment station, komarrr partly because I’d forgotten how much of Miles and Ekaterin’s relationship is in this novel. She stared briefly at the top of his head, level with her collarbone, realized he would be speaking to her cleavage, and stepped back a little.


He tucked his comm link away in his tunic pocket. Return to Book Page. When would they start, for that matter? Ekaterin blurted, “Your upbringing must have been terribly difficult.

As sabotage, if it had been sabotage, the destruction was inexplicable; as half-sabotage, doubly inexplicable. Ekaterin comes across as a timid creature totally koamrr into complete submission by her loser husband – in other words exactly the opposite of Miles.

My iPad battery went dead when I was almost finished and I lost it. Would the Komarran doctors know a Vor mother was not her son’s legal guardian? Puppies with big paws are supposed to grow up to be big dogs, you know. Your uncle may have prole tastes, but I can’t imagine they’re shared by a Vorbarr Sultana lordling.

They’re usually five meters tall. The library didn’t have it, but it did the next one, so I came to read this with some idea of what happened in Komarr, but not when.