Editorial Reviews. Review. After the audacious prison camp escapade described Brothers in Arms (Vorkosigan Saga) – Kindle edition by Lois McMaster Bujold. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or. Brothers in Arms, written by Lois McMaster Bujold and published in January by Baen Books, is the fifth published book in the Vorkosigan Saga. It has been. Title: Brothers in Arms Author(s): Lois McMaster Bujold ISBN: / (USA edition) Publisher: Nesfa Pr Availability: Amazon.

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Another fun adventure with Miles. Like he used to give Elena such a hard time about being a woman who wanted honour and brohters, and now that asshole at the embassy tells him to “get all these women out of here” and he just wants to pull the guy’s throat out.

If this doesn’t make you want to start the series right away I don’t know what will. And, of course, that’s when things on Earth start getting, as Miles would say, a little out of hand. University of Wisconsin University Bookstore.

And since this is Miles Vorkosigan, that’s when things start getting complicated. It’s probably time to take a break from the series for a bit.

I don’t want to give away anything, but this starts a relationship that I’ve loved in the following books, and that succeeded here in being really intriguing and having great potential.


Brotyers, dear, thank the stars that Elli already loved you or you would have scared her away! Why did I wait so long to try this series?

While as entertaining as many other Vorkosigan books, this mcmazter left me with the impression of being too light a reading experience. It’s funny, clever, and does a deft job at worldbuilding Earth with barely touching it. Unfortunately for Miles, his wild story doesn’t end up being nearly as far-fetched as he thought it was Maybe it’s because of the military situations he is in. He sneaks out and ends up having to concoct a ridiculous cover story about the clone who looks just like him.

Brothers in Arms (Vorkosigan Saga, #5) by Lois McMaster Bujold

You can read why I came to this decision here. Lois McMaster Bujold was born inthe daughter of an engineering professor at Ohio State University, from whom she picked up her early interest in science fiction.

Somehow, for me, even though there are lots of action sequences, these books are more about the mxmaster. Nov 17, Mikhail rated it really liked it.

The Wertzone: Brothers in Arms by Lois McMaster Bujold

In addition, Bujold occasionally inserts a word I hadn’t heard before I like that. Most of the time Miles reminds me of his father. University of Washington University Bookstore. June Learn how and when to remove this template message.

This is when this light romp becomes something a bit weightier, and it works. Miles gives the psychologically scarred bujolld a considerable sum of money and an invitation to claim his Barrayaran heritage, if he wants to—or dares, then lets him go.


He even had some semi-successful attempt at getting himself laid, but that has not been a true problem as of late, has it?: Trivia About Brothers in Arms But there is mcmastef little deus ex machina going on.

Brothers in Arms

Good thing cousin Ivan mcmastfr around to cover his back. Rather, like his nautical counterpart and literary ancestor Horatio Hornblower, Miles succeeds on his wits–unde Brothers in Arms is marked as the jcmaster work in Bujold’s Vorkosigan Saga and most definitely is not the place to start. The problem of split identities becomes even more confused when a clone of Miles is discovered, in this novel Booklist called “a first-rate sf tale that mixes court intrigue and galactic warfare.

The first edition of Brothers in Arms. Because he wasn’t even supposed to go to Earth! My job here is to ars about weak parts.

Complicating matters are Cetagandan and Barrayaran assassination squads targeting Naismith and the clone, respectivelya Dendarii contingent and the local police, all converging on their location.