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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His burning hope lies in an unexpected ally, one with wounds as deep and honor as beleaguered as his own. He komar her hand without kissing it, to her relief.

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Who was really the senior member of the team? My uncle snores so magnificently.

Miles uncovers an extremely dangerous Komarran conspiracy, one which threatens the entire Barrayaran Empire, and is attracted to Ekaterin Vorsoissonthe unhappy wife of a Barrayaran engineer, though he keeps his feelings hidden.

Having his son on the planet is a bit challenging for the locals, to put it mildly The collision two weeks ago of an out-of-control inner-system ore freighter with the insolation mirror that supplemented Kimarr solar energy was surely most buojld a disaster, instantly so for the half-dozen Komarran members of the soletta’s station-keeping crew who had been killed.

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Anyway, this novel is really Ekaterin’s story. May 13, Kathleen rated it really liked it Shelves: Have I mentioned how much I love Miles? It’s amazing that such a long running series can keep such momentum, even get better. Maybe it’s because I’m older and have seen the destruction a dysfunctional relationship can bring to a person in RL and that’s why Ekaterin’s plight hit me so hard. This komxrr them komaer till the rental company arrived at the front door with the grav-bed, and the great engineer went off with the whole male mob to oversee its installation.


With his Komarran marriage coming up, Gregor is vitally interested in any possible political repercussions from this accident. I have to admit that I didn’t like this novel as much as Shards of Honourbut it had nothing to do with Miles.

Mostly I love how Oomarr handled the situation – she made it feel real, something few authors manage to do. She’d felt, a bit guiltily, closer to them than to her real parent. With ten thousand extremely grubby Marilacans, many of bujolx snored. I’d rate this book about the same as the last, except we’re introduced komqrr a new character that I have great hopes for. When Ekaterin had first viewed the hexagonal soletta-array from downside on Komarr’s surface, she’d immediately imagined it as a grand Winterfair ornament, hung in the sky like a snowflake made of stars, benign and consoling.

Planet Komarr ko,arr people believe his father was responsible for a grand massacre and regarded Miles accordingly. It’s the only plant I brought to Komarr from Barrayar. I think it is actually easily a 4. Miles is crazy about this fascinating widow, but she’s done with men, after ten years with Tien the Twit.


I’m just out here watching the mirror set.

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Let me demonstrate it on this example. Miles set off to meet up with her and to head off the potential emergency. I plan to go back and read the entire series now. He finished his inspection, and returned to the railing, and his wine.

Once when it matters. Totally in love with her. Ekaterin was recalled abruptly to her duties as a daughter of the Vor. Forget the secrecy, just go openly for help.

Jul 08, Cecily rated it really liked it Shelves: Miles solves another mystery and finds the woman of his dreams finally. After a while, she said elliptically, “A Vor man’s first loyalty is supposed to be to his Emperor, but a Vor woman’s first loyalty is supposed to be to her husband.

Lies within lies, treachery within treachery, Miles is caught in a race against time to stop a plot that could exile him from Barrayar forever. Sabotage versus accident makes no engineering difference, but does make a profound political one.

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