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Captain Vorpatril's Alliance - Lois McMaster Bujold
Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
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Format: paperback
ISBN: 9781451639155 (1451639155)
Publisher: Baen
Pages no: 432
Edition language: English
Series: Vorkosigan Saga (Publication order) 3 (#15)
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fruitcakes
fruitcakes rated it
5.0 Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
I held off reading this one for ages because I was afraid it'd be another like Diplomatic Immunity, but no this was a delight. LOVED seeing Ivan alone ish, LOVED the Jacksonians, loved Tej. I'm also a sucker for marriage of convenience.
fruitcakes
fruitcakes rated it
5.0 Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
I held off reading this one for ages because I was afraid it'd be another like Diplomatic Immunity, but no this was a delight. LOVED seeing Ivan alone ish, LOVED the Jacksonians, loved Tej. I'm also a sucker for marriage of convenience.
Roving Book Club
Roving Book Club rated it
3.5 Captain Vorpatril's Alliance by Lois McMaster Bujold
Read by Tiffany: Although technically one of a long-running series, this title stands alone nicely and apparently focuses on a bit-player - Ivan Vorpatril. The tone is wry and the pace is cracking, until about the last 50 or so pages when it takes FOREVER to wrap up!
phoenixfalls
phoenixfalls rated it
4.0 Book Review: Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
Overall Satisfaction: ★★★★ Intellectual Satisfaction: ★★★★ Emotional Satisfaction: ★★★★Read this for: The charactersDon't read this for: The world-building? The prose? I don't know, nothing stands out as exceptional but nothing stands out as awful either.Bechdel Test: PassJohnson Test: FailBooks I...
Standing Delivery - Ravings of a Technomancer
Standing Delivery - Ravings of a Technomancer rated it
3.5 Almost...but...
Ivan has grown up, and when not crouched in Miles's shadow, his heroism and versatility show through for a fun romp through the Barrayar we've come to know and love.The book really starts when Byerley--no-goodnik cousin to Dono, Richars, Miles, Ivan, and half the High Vor--shows up to recruit Ivan's...
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