Lois McMaster Bujold
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Lois McMaster Bujold

A science fiction legend, Lois McMaster Bujold is one of the most highly regarded speculative fiction writers of all time. She has won three Nebula Awards and six Hugo Awards, four for best novel, which matches Robert A. Heinlein's record. Bujold's Miles Vorkosigan saga is a massively popular science fiction mainstay. The mother of two, Ms. Bujold lives in Minneapolis.

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    • The Curse of Chalion

    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Lloyd James
    • Length: 18 hrs and 27 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 3,029
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,804
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,812

    Amidst the decaying splendor and poisonous intrigue of Chalion's ancient capital, Cazaril is forced to confront not only powerful enemies but also the malignant curse....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • What makes a hero... LMB knows

    • By Terri on 04-12-12

    Regular price: $34.96

    • Penric's Fox

    • A Novella in the World of the Five Gods (Penric and Desdemona, Book 3)
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 102
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 89
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 89

    Some eight months after the events of Penric and the Shaman, Learned Penric, sorcerer and scholar, travels to Easthome, the capital of the Weald....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Penric solves a mystery

    • By Jerri C on 02-02-18

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Komarr

    • A Miles Vorkosigan Novel
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,763
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1,183
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,192

    Komarr could be a garden with 1,000 more years' work, or an uninhabitable wasteland if the terraforming fails....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • More of a set up book for the rest of the series

    • By Nathan on 03-25-08

    Regular price: $23.07

    • The Prisoner of Limnos

    • A Penric & Desdemona Novella in the World of the Five Gods
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 5 hrs and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 69
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 61
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 60

    In this sequel novella to Mira's Last Dance, Temple sorcerer Penric and the widow Nikys have finally reached safety in the duchy of Orbas when a secret letter from a friend brings frightening news....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • wonderfully entertaining

    • By Jane Knapp on 04-09-18

    Regular price: $17.47

    • The Warrior's Apprentice

    • A Miles Vorkosigan Novel
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 11 hrs and 16 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,739
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,810
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,822

    Miles passes himself off as a mercenary leader as he picks up a ragtag crew....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • worth it!

    • By D on 08-25-08

    Regular price: $20.97

    • Barrayar

    • A Vorkosigan Adventure
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 11 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 2,221
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,663
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,661

    In the wake of interplanetary war, former commander Cordelia Naismith has deserted her own planet to marry the leader of the defeated enemy, Aral Vorkosigan....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Lois Bujold always delivers!

    • By Karen S. Coyle on 02-04-10

    Regular price: $20.72

    • Falling Free

    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 8 hrs and 43 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,637
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,335
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,348

    Leo Graf was just your average highly efficient engineer: mind your own business, fix what's wrong, and move on to the next job....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Don't read this one first

    • By Carol on 02-20-13

    Regular price: $18.87

    • Paladin of Souls

    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Kate Reading
    • Length: 16 hrs and 22 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,999
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,132
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,143

    Three years have passed since the widowed Dowager Royina Ista found release from the curse of madness that kept her imprisoned in her family's castle of Valenda....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent Sequel

    • By Dave S on 04-02-05

    Regular price: $27.97

    • Penric and the Shaman

    • The Penric & Desdemona Series, Book 2
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 4 hrs and 32 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 320
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 291
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 293

    In this novella set in the World of the Five Gods and four years after the events in Penric's Demon, Penric is a divine of the Bastard's Order as well as a sorcerer and scholar....

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Another fun Penric adventure

    • By Jerri C on 12-13-16

    Regular price: $17.47

    • Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen

    • The Miles Vorkosigan Adventures, Book 17
    • By: Lois McMaster Bujold
    • Narrated by: Grover Gardner
    • Length: 12 hrs and 44 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 1,194
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 1,113
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 1,109

    Future imperfect: Three years after her famous husband's death, Cordelia Vorkosigan, widowed vicereine of Sergyar, stands ready to spin her life in a new direction....

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Back to Barrayar

    • By D on 02-04-16

    Regular price: $24.47

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