If you're a Vorkosigan Saga fan, you are probably aware that the publishing order of the stories does not match the in-universe chronological order. If you have a proposed reading order and/or reason for that order you'd like to talk about, please do so! ATTENTION: Spoilers will be present in this thread, and posting in FanFare Main about any story regardless of order is encouraged.
When Cordelia Naismith and her Beta Colony survey crew are attacked on a newly-discovered world by a renegade patrol from the militaristic world of Barrayar, she is taken prisoner by Aral Vorkosigan, commander of the Barrayan ship and victim of a mutiny himself. Together, Aral and Cordelia must work to survive an alien ecology, deadly feudal intrigue and an uneasy mutual admiration. [more inside]