By Diana Gabaldon
Diana Gabaldon's acclaimed Outlander sequence blends wealthy historic fiction with riveting event and a really epic love tale. Now, with this useful seven-volume booklet package, notice the novels that experience received Gabaldon hundreds of thousands of fanatics and brought readers to the bright Claire Randall and valiant Highlander Jamie Fraser.
"Great enjoyable . . . fantastic and excellent adventures, romance, intercourse . . . excellent get away reading."--San Francisco Chronicle, on Outlander
The yr is 1946. Claire Randall is a British ex-combat nurse on a postwar moment honeymoon together with her husband within the Scottish Highlands. jogging on my own one afternoon, she passes via a circle of status stones and is hurled again in time to a Scotland simmering with conflict within the yr of our Lord 1743. Catapulted into an intrigue of rival clans and emerging armies that threatens her lifestyles, she's obliged to wed James Fraser, a gallant younger Scots warrior, because the basically approach to live to tell the tale. hence starts a chain of unmatched storytelling that has turn into a contemporary vintage. This package includes:
DRAGONFLY IN AMBER
DRUMS OF AUTUMN
THE FIERY CROSS
A BREATH OF SNOW AND ASHES
AN ECHO within the BONE
"Diana Gabaldon is a born storyteller . . . the pages virtually flip themselves."--The Arizona Republic, on Dragonfly in Amber
"A dinner party for starving readers of eighteenth-century Scottish historical past, heroism, and romance."--Kirkus reports, on Outlander
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The Outlander Series: Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, Drums of Autumn, The Fiery Cross, A Breath of Snow and Ashes, An Echo in the Bone (Outlander, Books 1-7) by Diana Gabaldon