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The plot was well written, and the characters were well done, and intriguing.
As I pondered my feelings, I realized that these characters, which so fascinated me, lived with a very deep code of honor, sometimes at great personal expense.
Shards tells the story of Captain Cordelia Naismith and Admiral Aral Vorkosigan, two of my favorite characters of all time.
Great world-building and character development. This book is really three stories, each interdependent with beginnings, middles, and endings of their own. Read morePublished 26 days ago by Katherine Cook
The first in what turns out to be an excellent series. This is Bujold's first novel, and while her writing gets a bit smoother in her following books, the essentials are flawless... Read morePublished 28 days ago by Anna
Microscopic glimmers of potential shrouded in the mind-numbing fog of predictability. Great if you're starting in the fantasy/sci-fi genre. Read morePublished 1 month ago by Zombie4Tea
This is her first book and while not her best, it shows the seeds of future greatness in it. I really loved it, actually.Published 1 month ago by I love my cat
My husband read this book to me, and I loved every moment of it. The story is well written and captures the reader (i.e., me) quite strongly. Highly recommended.Published 1 month ago by Amazon Customer
I enjoyed learning how Miles' parents met and married. The characters weren't as developed as Miles Vorkosigan was but it did answer several questions about Bothari. Read morePublished 2 months ago by Chemistry
One of my favourites, and a book I keep going back to. I love Lois McMaster Bujold's writing style and storytelling and can't recommend it enough!Published 2 months ago by Carterhaugh