Outlander

📒Outlander ✍ Diana Gabaldon

✏Book Title : Outlander
✏Author : Diana Gabaldon
✏Publisher : Dell
✏Release Date : 2004-10-26
✏Pages : 896
✏ISBN : 9780440335160
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Outlander Book Summary : #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • NOW A STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES Unrivaled storytelling. Unforgettable characters. Rich historical detail. These are the hallmarks of Diana Gabaldon’s work. Her New York Times bestselling Outlander novels have earned the praise of critics and captured the hearts of millions of fans. Here is the story that started it all, introducing two remarkable characters, Claire Beauchamp Randall and Jamie Fraser, in a spellbinding novel of passion and history that combines exhilarating adventure with a love story for the ages. One of the top ten best-loved novels in America, as seen on PBS’s The Great American Read! Scottish Highlands, 1945. Claire Randall, a former British combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach—an “outlander”—in a Scotland torn by war and raiding clans in the year of Our Lord . . . 1743. Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of a world that threatens her life, and may shatter her heart. Marooned amid danger, passion, and violence, Claire learns her only chance of safety lies in Jamie Fraser, a gallant young Scots warrior. What begins in compulsion becomes urgent need, and Claire finds herself torn between two very different men, in two irreconcilable lives. This eBook includes the full text of the novel plus the following additional content: • An excerpt from Diana Gabaldon’s Dragonfly in Amber, the second novel in the Outlander series • An interview with Diana Gabaldon • An Outlander reader’s guide Praise for Outlander “Marvelous and fantastic adventures, romance, sex . . . perfect escape reading.”—San Francisco Chronicle “History comes deliciously alive on the page.”—New York Daily News

📒Adoring Outlander ✍ Valerie Estelle Frankel

✏Book Title : Adoring Outlander
✏Author : Valerie Estelle Frankel
✏Publisher : McFarland
✏Release Date : 2016-02-03
✏Pages : 224
✏ISBN : 9781476664231
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Adoring Outlander Book Summary : What is behind Outlander fever--the hit television drama's popularity? Is it author Diana Gabaldon's teasing posts on social media? Is it the real history reimagined? The highly emotional melodrama? Or is it the take-charge heroine and the sweet hero in a kilt? One of the show's biggest draws is its multigenre appeal. Gabaldon--whose Outlander novels form the basis of the series--has called it science fiction, fantasy, romance, historical fiction and military fiction, depending on her audience. This collection of new essays explores the series as romance, a ghost story, an epic journey, a cozy mystery, a comedy of manners, a gothic thriller and a feminist answer to Game of Thrones, and considers the source of its broad appeal.

📒The Outlander ✍ Gil Adamson

✏Book Title : The Outlander
✏Author : Gil Adamson
✏Publisher : A&C Black
✏Release Date : 2010-02-01
✏Pages : 400
✏ISBN : 9781408810217
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Outlander Book Summary : On a moonlit night in 1903, a mysterious young woman flees alone across the Canadian wilderness, one quick step ahead of her pursuers. Mary Boulton is nineteen years old, half mad, and widowed - by her own hand. Tearing through the forest with dogs howling in the distance, she is desperate, her nerves burning, and she is certain of one thing only - that her every move is being traced. Two red-headed brothers, rifles across their backs, lurch close behind her: monstrous figures, identical in every way, with the predatory look of hyenas. She has murdered their brother, and their cold lust for vengeance is unswerving. As the widow scrambles to stay ahead of them, the burden of her existence disintegrates into a battle in which the dangers of her own mind become more menacing than the dangers of the night. Along the way, the steely outlaw encounters a changing cast of misfits and eccentrics. Some, like the recluse known as 'The Ridgerunner', provide a brief respite from her solitude; others, like the Reverend Bonnycastle, offer support only to reveal that they too have their own demons raging inside. As she is plunged further away from civilisation, her path from retribution to redemption slowly unfurls. A startling transformation of the classic western narrative, The Outlander is the haunting tale of one young woman's deliberate journey deep into the wild.

📒Outlander ✍ Jane Rule

✏Book Title : Outlander
✏Author : Jane Rule
✏Publisher : Open Road Media
✏Release Date : 2013-06-18
✏Pages : 208
✏ISBN : 9781480429444
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Outlander Book Summary : Fiction and nonfiction form compelling counterpoints in this powerful look at love and lesbianism The stories and essays in this anthology depict homosexuality in all its variegated forms. In “Home Movie,” Alysoun Carr, a clarinetist with the San Francisco Symphony, learns about overcoming fear from a woman named Constantina. “In the Attic of the House” depicts sixty-five-year-old Alice, who rents rooms to younger gay women who have no inkling of Alice’s tragic lesbian past. “Outlander” is about a widowed alcoholic trying to stay sober through a war that will take her son and, possibly, her longtime lover. “Sexuality in Literature” is a lively essay about everything from the homophobia that exists in all of us to the new words that need to be invented for female sexuality.

📒Entertainment Weekly Outlander ✍ The Editors of Entertainment Weekly

✏Book Title : Entertainment Weekly Outlander
✏Author : The Editors of Entertainment Weekly
✏Publisher : Time Home Entertainment
✏Release Date : 2018-10-26
✏Pages : 96
✏ISBN : 9781547845651
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Entertainment Weekly Outlander Book Summary : Entertainment Weekly Magazine presents Outlander.

✏Book Title : The Outlander Series Bundle Books 1 2 3 and 4
✏Author : Diana Gabaldon
✏Publisher : Delacorte Press
✏Release Date : 2015-04-28
✏Pages : 3472
✏ISBN : 9780804181136
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Outlander Series Bundle Books 1 2 3 and 4 Book Summary : There’s never been a better time to discover the novels behind the blockbuster Starz original series Outlander. Blending rich historical fiction with riveting adventure and a truly epic love story, here are the first four books of Diana Gabaldon’s New York Times bestselling saga that introduced the world to the brilliant Claire Randall and valiant Highlander Jamie Fraser: OUTLANDER DRAGONFLY IN AMBER VOYAGER DRUMS OF AUTUMN Scottish Highlands, 1945. Claire Randall, a former British combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach—an “outlander”—in a Scotland torn by war and raiding clans in the year of Our Lord . . . 1743. Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of a world that threatens her life, and may shatter her heart. Marooned amid danger, passion, and violence, her only chance of safety lies in Jamie Fraser, a gallant young Scots warrior. What begins in compulsion becomes urgent need, and Claire finds herself torn between two very different men, in two irreconcilable lives. Praise for Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander novels “Marvelous and fantastic adventures, romance, sex . . . perfect escape reading.”—San Francisco Chronicle, on Outlander “History comes deliciously alive on the page.”—New York Daily News, on Outlander “Gabaldon is a born storyteller. . . . The pages practically turn themselves.”—The Arizona Republic, on Dragonfly in Amber “Triumphant . . . Her use of historical detail and a truly adult love story confirm Gabaldon as a superior writer.”—Publishers Weekly, on Voyager “Unforgettable characters . . . richly embroidered with historical detail.”—The Cincinnati Post, on Drums of Autumn From the Boxed Set edition.

📒Tale Of The Outlander ✍ O. B. Wright

✏Book Title : Tale of the Outlander
✏Author : O. B. Wright
✏Publisher : OB Wright
✏Release Date : 2007-03
✏Pages : 228
✏ISBN : 9781430316435
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Tale of the Outlander Book Summary : NOW AVAILABLE IN 6X9 PAPERBACK !!! CAMBODIA,1993. AN EPIC JOURNEY through a country on the edge of hell once again, told as a journal of both fear and love. Two friends on their way from Phnom Penh to Bangkok find themselves in the middle of the Khmer Rouge's last open struggle to gain power from the UN's interregnum government when their bus is stopped... The chance meeting of a man with a dubious past saves them. Now he is their only chance to pass into the safety of Thailand, and away from the Khmer Rouge. Set in historic Cambodia, the tale of this five day journey lets you live as with them. The setting of each scene is vividly described as can only be told by someone who was there. It is an odyssey of love, fear, adventure and finding one's self. It is the tale of Mr. Benjaman Neville... THE OUTLANDER... 6X9 paperback... 228 pages... Maps and photos...

✏Book Title : The Space Between An Outlander Novella
✏Author : Diana Gabaldon
✏Publisher : Doubleday Canada
✏Release Date : 2014-04-15
✏Pages : 94
✏ISBN : 9780385682770
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Space Between An Outlander Novella Book Summary : Features a preview of the much-anticipated new Outlander novel, Written in My Own Heart's Blood! Joan MacKimmie is on her way to Paris to take up her vocation as a nun. Yet her decision is less a matter of faith than fear, for Joan is plagued by mysterious voices that speak of the future, and by visions that mark those about to die. The sanctuary of the nunnery promises respite from these unwanted visitations . . . or so she prays. Her chaperone is Michael Murray, a young widower who, though he still mourns the death of his wife, finds himself powerfully drawn to his charge. But when the time-traveling Comte St. Germain learns of Joan's presence in Paris, and of her link to Claire Fraser--La Dame Blanche--Murray is drawn into a battle whose stakes are not merely the life but the very soul of the Scotswoman who, without even trying, has won his heart.

📒Vassar Outlander ✍ Ralph LoCascio

✏Book Title : Vassar Outlander
✏Author : Ralph LoCascio
✏Publisher : iUniverse
✏Release Date : 2007-03
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9780595420681
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Vassar Outlander Book Summary : In 1946, ninety-four World War II veterans find themselves in the midst of a sea of cloistered damsels at Vassar College. Four years later, eleven of those veterans graduate. One of them is battle-hardened Frankie Fanelli who was raised in the slums of Newburgh, New York. Before Frankie enters Vassar he is a physically confident, sexually active, barroom brawler, unhappy that only unskilled jobs are open to him. At first he finds himself intellectually and socially intimidated by the Vassar ambiance. Gradually, he copes with the new demands, not the least of which is a romance with beautiful, self-assured, upper middle-class Alexis. Interweaving the veterans' experiences with historical documents, articles from student newspapers, and newspaper headlines, Vassar Outlander becomes more than another coming-of-age tale. Characters confront major issues that reverberate today, more than a half-century later, e.g., Israeli-Arab conflict, Korean tension, anti-Semitism, race bias, homosexuality, pre-marital sex, religion, and politics.

✏Book Title : A Plague of Zombies An Outlander Novella
✏Author : Diana Gabaldon
✏Publisher : Dell
✏Release Date : 2013-04-15
✏Pages : 94
✏ISBN : 9780345546463
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏A Plague of Zombies An Outlander Novella Book Summary : Diana Gabaldon, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the acclaimed Outlander series, delivers a captivating tale of history and suspense, with a touch of the supernatural, featuring Lord John Grey. This novella, originally published as “Lord John and the Plague of Zombies,” is now available as a standalone eBook. Lord John Grey, a lieutenant-colonel in His Majesty’s army, arrives in Jamaica with orders to quash a slave rebellion brewing in the mountains. But a much deadlier threat lies close at hand. The governor of the island is being menaced by zombies, according to a servant. Lord John has no idea what a zombie is, but it doesn’t sound good. It sounds even worse when hands smelling of grave dirt come out of the darkness to take him by the throat. Between murder in the governor’s mansion and plantations burning in the mountains, Lord John will need the wisdom of serpents and the luck of the devil to keep the island from exploding. Praise for Diana Gabaldon’s novels featuring Lord John Grey “Call it what you will—historical adventure, conspiracy thriller—it’s an engrossing story, masterfully paced, with exciting plot twists, swift reversals, and robust characterizations.”—The Globe and Mail, on The Scottish Prisoner “[Diana Gabaldon’s] writing is always vivid and often lyrical.”—The Washington Post, on Lord John and the Brotherhood of the Blade “[A] thoroughly entertaining and wonderfully witty historical mystery set in the richly detailed, occasionally bawdy world of Georgian England.”—Booklist, on Lord John and the Private Matter