Diana Gabaldon

unmatched storytelling. Unforgettable characters. wealthy old aspect. those are the hallmarks of Diana Gabaldon’s paintings. Her New York Times bestselling Outlander novels have earned the compliment of critics and captured the hearts of hundreds of thousands of fanatics. here's the tale that all started all of it, introducing amazing characters, Claire Beauchamp Randall and Jamie Fraser, in a spellbinding novel of ardour and heritage that mixes exhilarating experience with a love tale for the ages.
Scottish Highlands, 1945. Claire Randall, a former British wrestle nurse, is simply again from the warfare and reunited along with her husband on a moment honeymoon while she walks via a status stone in a single of the traditional circles that dot the British Isles. by surprise she is a Sassenach—an “outlander”—in a Scotland torn through conflict and raiding clans within the 12 months of Our Lord . . . 1743.
Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of an international that threatens her lifestyles, and will shatter her center. Marooned amid threat, ardour, and violence, Claire learns her in simple terms likelihood of defense lies in Jamie Fraser, a gallant younger Scots warrior. What starts off in compulsion turns into pressing want, and Claire unearths herself torn among very various males, in irreconcilable lives.
Praise for Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander novels
“Marvelous and superb adventures, romance, intercourse . . . ideal get away reading.”San Francisco Chronicle, on Outlander
“History comes deliciously alive at the page.”—New York Daily News, on Outlander
“Gabaldon is a born storyteller. . . . The pages essentially flip themselves.”The Arizona Republic, on Dragonfly in Amber
“Triumphant . . . Her use of ancient aspect and a very grownup love tale ascertain Gabaldon as an outstanding writer.”Publishers Weekly, on Voyager
“Unforgettable characters . . . richly embroidered with historic detail.”The Cincinnati Post, on Drums of Autumn
“A grand event written on a canvas that probes the center, weighs the soul and measures the human spirit throughout [centuries].”—CNN, on The Fiery Cross
“The huge scope of the unconventional permits Gabaldon to do what she does most sensible, paint in beautiful aspect the lives of her characters.”Booklist, on A Breath of Snow and Ashes
“Features the entire ardour and swashbuckling that fanatics of this old fable sequence have come to expect.”People, on Written in my very own Heart’s Blood

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