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Science fiction and fantasy author Lois McMaster Bujold was born in Columbus, Ohio in 1949. After graduating from Ohio State University, she worked as a pharmacy technician at Ohio State University Hospitals. Her first short story was published in Twilight Zone Magazine in 1984 and her first three novels were published in 1986. She received the Nebula Award for Falling Free and The Mountains of Mourning and the Hugo Award for The Vor Game, Barrayar, Mirror Dance, The Mountains of Mourning, and Paladin of Souls. She also received the Locus award for Mirror Dance and Paladin of Souls, the Minnesota Book Award for Komarr, the Mythopoeic Award for The Curse of Chalion, and a Romantic Times 2003 Reviewers' Choice Award for Paladin of Souls. She is best known for her series featuring Miles Vorkosigan. She currently lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota. (Bowker Author Biography)
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The Curse of Chalion 4,393 copies, 154 reviews
Paladin of Souls 3,405 copies, 102 reviews
Memory 3,110 copies, 68 reviews
A Civil Campaign 2,891 copies, 62 reviews
The Warrior's Apprentice 2,880 copies, 89 reviews
Shards of Honor 2,876 copies, 116 reviews
Komarr 2,742 copies, 50 reviews
Diplomatic Immunity 2,660 copies, 49 reviews
Mirror Dance 2,486 copies, 46 reviews
The Vor Game 2,471 copies, 56 reviews
Cetaganda 2,468 copies, 51 reviews
Falling Free 2,405 copies, 61 reviews
Barrayar 2,359 copies, 70 reviews
Brothers in Arms 2,351 copies, 40 reviews
The Hallowed Hunt 2,300 copies, 78 reviews
Borders of Infinity 2,256 copies, 41 reviews
Beguilement 2,098 copies, 82 reviews
Ethan of Athos 2,054 copies, 48 reviews
Cryoburn 1,720 copies, 96 reviews
Legacy 1,457 copies, 56 reviews
Captain Vorpatril's Alliance 1,280 copies, 103 reviews
Passage 1,259 copies, 43 reviews
The Spirit Ring 1,254 copies, 23 reviews
Horizon 1,018 copies, 55 reviews
Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen 728 copies, 57 reviews
Penric's Demon 466 copies, 30 reviews
The Mountains of Mourning 432 copies, 30 reviews
Winterfair Gifts [novella] 431 copies, 14 reviews
Penric and the Shaman 338 copies, 21 reviews
Penric's Mission 286 copies, 19 reviews
Penric's Fox 272 copies, 16 reviews
Mira's Last Dance 262 copies, 13 reviews
The Prisoner of Limnos 237 copies, 14 reviews
Labyrinth 232 copies, 12 reviews
The Orphans of Raspay 197 copies, 8 reviews
The Physicians of Vilnoc 175 copies, 7 reviews
Women at War (Editor) 146 copies, 1 review
Masquerade in Lodi 143 copies, 5 reviews
Knife Children 118 copies, 9 reviews
The Assassins of Thasalon 114 copies, 6 reviews
Knot of Shadows 83 copies, 3 reviews
Weatherman 70 copies, 4 reviews
Sidelines: Talks and Essays 32 copies, 1 review
Memory / Komarr 13 copies
Aftermaths 4 copies
Barter [shortstory] 3 copies, 2 reviews
Irresistible Forces [Anthology 6-in-1] (Contributor) 574 copies, 12 reviews
The Vorkosigan Companion (Contributor, some editions) 330 copies, 4 reviews
The Space Opera Renaissance (Contributor) 263 copies, 5 reviews
Federations (Contributor) 186 copies, 5 reviews
Serve It Forth: Cooking with Anne McCaffrey (Contributor) 133 copies, 2 reviews
Dragonwriter: A Tribute to Anne McCaffrey and Pern (Contributor) 116 copies, 6 reviews
The New Hugo Winners, Volume III (Contributor) 114 copies, 2 reviews
Nebula Awards Showcase 2006 (Contributor) 104 copies
Nebula Award Winning Novellas (Contributor) 96 copies, 1 review
Infinite Stars (Contributor) 87 copies, 3 reviews
Free Lancers (Contributor) 85 copies
Wondrous Beginnings (Contributor) 65 copies, 2 reviews
Women of Futures Past: Classic Stories (Contributor) 61 copies, 1 review
New Destinies, Volume 8, Fall 1989 (Contributor) 57 copies
Nebula Awards 25 (Contributor) 52 copies

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