Vorkosigan Saga (Chronological) by Lois McMaster Bujold

16 primary works • 32 total works
This is author's recommended reading order, see here.

This is the internal chronology of the Vorkosigan novels, and the author's approximate recommended reading order. See here for further details.

Book 0.5

Dreamweaver's Dilemma
3.78
· 1142 Ratings · 50 Reviews ·
published 1995
· 5 editions
Contains "Dreamweaver's Dilemma," a previously un…
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Book 1

Falling Free
3.83
· 15680 Ratings · 611 Reviews ·
published 1987
· 36 editions
Leo Graf was an effective engineer. Safety regs w…
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Book 2

Shards of Honour
4.12
· 25185 Ratings · 1535 Reviews ·
published 1986
· 45 editions
When Cordelia Naismith and her survey crew are at…
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Book 3

Barrayar
4.31
· 21680 Ratings · 795 Reviews ·
published 1991
· 1 edition
On opposing sides, Captain Cordelia Naismith and…
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Book 4

The Warrior's Apprentice
4.29
· 20485 Ratings · 1101 Reviews ·
published 1986
· 48 editions
Between the seemingly impossible tasks of living…
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Book 4.1

The Mountains of Mourning
4.27
· 6091 Ratings · 244 Reviews ·
published 1989
· 8 editions
Twenty year old Ensign Miles Vorkosigan plays det…
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Book 4.9

Weatherman
4.23
· 1251 Ratings · 21 Reviews ·
published 1990
· 4 editions
On Miles' first military posting, he is sent to a…
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Book 5

The Vor Game
4.28
· 18601 Ratings · 653 Reviews ·
published 1990
· 50 editions
Hugo Award Winner! Miles Vorkosigan graduates fro…
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Book 6

Cetaganda
4.17
· 14500 Ratings · 547 Reviews ·
published 1995
· 37 editions
The latest installment in the adventures of Miles…
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Book 7

Ethan of Athos
3.76
· 11174 Ratings · 517 Reviews ·
published 1986
· 27 editions
On Athos, a world without women, Dr. Ethan Urquha…
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Book 7.1

Labyrinth
4.16
· 3494 Ratings · 132 Reviews ·
published 1989
· 5 editions
A Miles Vorkosigan Story] Twenty-three year old L…
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Book 7.2

The Borders of Infinity
4.24
· 4511 Ratings · 128 Reviews ·
published 1987
· 1 edition
[A Miles Vorkosigan Story] Miles infiltrates a pr…
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Book 8

Brothers in Arms
4.21
· 13025 Ratings · 453 Reviews ·
published 1989
· 2 editions
In the wake of unexpected planetary peace and the…
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Book 9

Mirror Dance
4.33
· 17002 Ratings · 557 Reviews ·
published 1994
· 32 editions
The dwarfish, fetally-damaged yet brilliant Miles…
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Book 10

Memory
4.45
· 13689 Ratings · 648 Reviews ·
published 1996
· 32 editions
Forced to abandon his undercover role as leader o…
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Book 11

Komarr
4.30
· 12675 Ratings · 473 Reviews ·
published 1998
· 24 editions
Komarr could be a garden with a thousand more yea…
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Book 12

A Civil Campaign
4.43
· 14227 Ratings · 677 Reviews ·
published 1999
· 22 editions
Miles Vorkosigan has a problem: unrequited love f…
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Book 12.1

Winterfair Gifts
4.12
· 6269 Ratings · 259 Reviews ·
published 2002
· 16 editions
This Hugo-nominated novella adds a delightful ext…
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Book 13

Diplomatic Immunity
4.18
· 11921 Ratings · 420 Reviews ·
published 1999
· 26 editions
A rich Komarran merchant fleet has been impounded…
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Book 14

Captain Vorpatril's Alliance
4.20
· 11659 Ratings · 1210 Reviews ·
published 2012
· 21 editions
Captain Ivan Vorpatril is happy with his relative…
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Book 14.1

The Flowers of Vashnoi
4.19
· 2064 Ratings · 284 Reviews ·
published 2018
· 5 editions
Still new to her duties as Lady Vorkosigan, Ekate…
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Book 15

CryoBurn
4.06
· 11735 Ratings · 944 Reviews ·
published 2010
· 27 editions
Kibou-daini is a planet obsessed with cheating de…
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Book 16

Gentleman Jole and the Red Queen
3.81
· 6452 Ratings · 1133 Reviews ·
published 2016
· 19 editions
Cordelia Naismith Vorkosigan returns to the plane…
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Book 1, 7.1, 13

Miles, Mutants, and Microbes
4.43
· 2637 Ratings · 71 Reviews ·
published 1986
· 6 editions
Content:
Falling free
Labyrinth
Diplomatic immuni…
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Book 2 & 3

Cordelia's Honor
4.37
· 11536 Ratings · 552 Reviews ·
published 1996
· 11 editions
In her first trial by fire, Cordelia Naismith cap…
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Book 2 & 4

Test of Honor (Omnibus: Shards of Honor \ The Warrior's Apprentice)
Includes Shards of Honor and The Warrior's Appren…
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Book 4, 4.1, 5

Young Miles
4.38
· 5583 Ratings · 266 Reviews ·
published 1997
· 14 editions
The Warrior's Apprentice 1
The Mountains of Mourni…
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Book 4.1, 5, 7.1, 7.2

Vorkosigan's Game
4.40
· 1758 Ratings · 8 Reviews ·
published 1990
· 2 editions
Omnibus of The Vor Game and the novella "Borders…
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Book 4.1, 7.1, 7.2

Borders of Infinity
4.24
· 8582 Ratings · 297 Reviews ·
published 1989
· 37 editions
Limited edition volume.

Contents:
Frame story that…
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Book 6, 7, 7.1

Miles, Mystery, and Mayhem
4.36
· 3541 Ratings · 145 Reviews ·
published 2001
· 4 editions
Contains:
Cetaganda
Ethan of Athos
Labyrinth.

Dipl…
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Book 7.2, 8, 9

Miles Errant
4.44
· 3915 Ratings · 112 Reviews ·
published 2002
· 3 editions
Contains:
"The Borders of Infinity"
Brothers in A…
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Book 11, 12, 12.1

Miles in Love
4.51
· 3302 Ratings · 120 Reviews ·
published 2008
· 6 editions
Omnibus with two complete novels and a novella in…
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