The Fiery Cross (Outlander)

The Fiery Cross (Outlander)

Diana Gabaldon

The wonderful 5th quantity of Diana Gabaldon’s extraordinary Outlander saga, featuring 18th-century Scotsman James Fraser and his 20th-century time-traveling spouse, Claire Randall.

The 12 months is 1771, and battle is coming. Jamie Fraser’s spouse tells him so. Little as he needs to, he needs to think it, for hers is a present of dreadful prophecy—a time-traveler’s definite wisdom.

Born within the yr of Our Lord 1918, Claire Randall served England as a nurse at the battlefields of global struggle II, and within the aftermath of peace stumbled on clean conflicts while she walked via a cleftstone at the Scottish Highlands and located herself an outlander, an English girl in a spot the place no woman could be, in a time—1743—when the one English in Scotland have been the officials and males of King George’s army.

Now spouse, mom, and general practitioner, Claire continues to be an outlander, misplaced, and out of time, yet now, via selection, associated by means of like to her simply anchor—Jamie Fraser. Her certain view of the long run has introduced him either probability and deliverance long ago; her wisdom of the oncoming revolution is a flickering torch which can gentle his manner in the course of the perilous years ahead—or ignite a conflagration that might depart their lives in ashes....

Grand, sweeping, totally unforgettable, The Fiery Cross is riveting leisure, a colourful tapestry of historical past and human drama.

From the Hardcover edition.

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