Lois McMaster Bujold: Essays on a Modern Master of Science Fiction and Fantasy
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Lois McMaster Bujold: Essays on a Modern Master of Science Fiction and Fantasy

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Lois McMaster Bujold has won a shelf full of awards--Hugos, Nebulas, and others--for both her science fiction and fantasy writing. She is one of the most respected names in the field, always delivering polished, thoughtful, and well-crafted writing. She consistently addresses great issues and problems on a human level, where they are faced by quirky, prickly, and very real...more
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Published January 14th 2013 by McFarland & Company
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Andrea
This collection is about 80% Vorkosigan-verse and 20% Bujold's fantasy work. It's primarily what I think of as analytical essays, rather than critical work (by that I mean it looks at what Bujold's work seems to be trying to say, but doesn't try to examine holes, weaknesses, contradictions, etc).

While interesting to a reader of Bujold, fair warning that (especially in the Vorkosigan-verse section) it reads _extremely_ repetitive, especially when each piece feels it necessary to tell us plot/even...more
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