Captain Vorpatril's Alliance

Captain Vorpatril's Alliance

By Lois McMaster Bujold; Grover Gardner (Read by)

Blackstone Audiobooks, Compact Disc, 9781470807863

Publication Date: November 2012

About the Author
One of the most respected writers in the field of speculative fiction, Lois McMaster Bujold burst onto the scene in 1986 with Shards of Honor, the first of her tremendously popular Vorkosigan Saga novels. She has received numerous accolades and prizes, including two Nebula Awards for best novel (Falling Free and Paladin of Souls), four Hugo Awards for Best Novel (Paladin of Souls, The Vor Game, Barrayar, and Mirror Dance), as well as the Hugo and Nebula Awards for her novella The Mountains of Mourning. Her work has been translated into twenty-one languages. The mother of two, Bujold lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.

Grover Gardner has recorded more than 650 audiobooks since beginning his career in 1981. He's been named one of the "Best Voices of the Century" as well as a "Golden Voice" by "AudioFile" magazine. Gardner has garnered over 20 "AudioFile" Earphones Awards and is the recipient of an Audio Publishers Association Audie Award, as well as a three-time finalist. In 2005, "Publishers Weekly" deemed him "Audiobook Narrator of the Year."

Gardner has also narrated hundreds of audiobooks under the names Tom Parker and Alexander Adams. Among his many titles are Marcus Sakey's "At the City's Edge", as well as "Star Wars: The Phantom Menace", Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", and John Irving's "The Cider House Rules". Gardner studied Theater and Art History at Rollins College and received a Master's degree in Acting from George Washington University. He lives in Oregon with his significant other and daughter.