WINTERFAIR GIFTS VORKOSIGAN SERIES EBOOK
As bleak as my personal life has been as of late, as overcast and rainy with the rivers flooding our streets and highways, and as terrible as our Congress’s vote against the healthcare my family counts on was today, just getting to read about Taura from the guardsman in Vorkosigan House Roic’s POV, brought some joy and amusement back in my heart. We got to meet Roic last book when he failed to wear clothes at a particularly messy time and it got very embarrassing for him as the whole Vorkosigan family and guests happened to arrive just at that moment So this novella has excitement, humor, overly long description of the wedding itself read any romance novel with one and you will know what I talk about , and most importantly Taura. Good characters, good plot, some intelligent humor, and a bit of life philosophy. It is lovely to see Miles and Ekaterin get married, and I liked getting to know Roic better. Eh, well, it’s a wedding. I really like the shorter Vorkosigan stories.
But when Taura has cause to suspect an act of terrible betrayal that pulls her heart and her sense of loyalty in opposite directions, only Rolf can find the solution that saves her honor, and saves the Vorkosigsans. But on Barrayar Taura is not among the mercenaries who value her for her strength and skills, she is on a planet that hates and fears mutants and mutations of every sort, even deliberately engineered ones like her. Between September and November Lois updated all the ebook covers of her Vorkosigan series. This unassuming and simple guy he came from deep countryside managed to tell an interesting story. I’m glad that Ekaterin is so easy-going with regard to Miles’s past loves. I have personally confirmed the details on most of the English language editions, with the aid of www. Komarr Vorkosigan Saga Schrijf als eerste een recensie over dit item Plaats op Amazon-bestsellerlijst:
I enjoyed having this story told in his voice. This unassuming and simple guy gorkosigan came from deep countryside managed to tell an interesting story. But as usual, nothing runs smoothly for the Vorkosigans. Chronology The following list is in the order they happened with respect to their internal chronology.
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The long-awaited event stirs up romance and intrigue among his eccentric famil This Hugo-nominated novella adds a delightful extra chapter to Bujold’s Vorkosigan series, describing the wedding of Miles and Ekaterin and events leading up to it. Spectrum Literarh Agency, Inc. It’s a little lightweight. In the scheme of things, if this story was skipped, it probably wouldn’t hurt the series, but I’m glad I didn’t. Open Preview See a Problem? I ended up donating that to the library and sticking to the e-book version in the Miles in Love omnibus.
A glorious mix of romance, humor, style, and the virtue of Guardians, this is one of my favorite audio books of all times. It would have also been nice Why can’t this series have better covers?
To ask other readers questions about Winterfair Giftsplease sign up. Good characters, good plot, some intelligent humor, and a bit of life philosophy. Oooo, it is soooooooo good to be back with Miles and the gang!!! Winterfair Gifts offers another of Bujold’s witty, character-centered science fiction plots with a twist of romance.
Vorkosigan Saga Publication 1 – 10 of 16 books. I thought the romance between Roic and Taura was sweet. I love the offbeat character Miles.
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IMHO, she is that good. Quotes from Winterfair Gifts.
One thing I adore about Bujold’s books is how she makes the most extr In this novella Bujold does what she does best, introduces a character and makes you care passionately about him in a very short amount of time. P] The Sharing Knife, Vol. Fiction – All Lois’s fiction that has been published in English. I’d loved to have seen something more for Tara than just a guy who appreciates her physical strength and then decides that having a one-night stand with her wouldn’t be so bad after all.
Subjects Fiction Science Fiction. View all 28 comments. Maybe it was all the money I spent on books.
I also have to confess that I simply don’t like the sociological speculation in the book. This Hugo-nominated novella adds a delightful extra vorkosiga to Bujold’s Vorkosigan series, describing the wedding of Miles and Ekaterin and events leading up to it.
Foreward by Margaret Devere  The Vorkosigan Companion contains original articles, interviews, the forwards for the NESFA Press editions that double as quite varied and interesting articles in their own right, and a huge alphabetical concordance that tries to cover every person and place ever mentioned in the books. I have personally confirmed the details on most of the English language editions, with the aid of www.
Aug 06, Jim rated it liked it Shelves: The long-awaited event stirs up romance and intrigue among his eccentric family and friends, particularly for bioengineered space mercenary Sergeant Beook and shy, diffident Armsman Roic. May 17, Becky rated it it was amazing Shelves: So when Seriez Roic first meets Taura, the story seems to lead in just this direction — Roic is terrified, and Taura is melancholy. The events of Diplomatic Immunity Miles in Quaddiespace start with Miles on his way back from his honeymoon.