The Scottish Prisoner

📒The Scottish Prisoner ✍ Diana Gabaldon

✏Book Title : The Scottish Prisoner
✏Author : Diana Gabaldon
✏Publisher : Hachette UK
✏Release Date : 2011-12-01
✏Pages : 400
✏ISBN : 9781409130994
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Scottish Prisoner Book Summary : From the international bestselling author of the Outlander series, the terrific new novel featuring the ever-popular Lord John. 1760. Jamie Fraser is a paroled prisoner-of-war in the remote Lake District. Close enough to the son he cannot claim as his own, his quiet existence is interrupted first by dreams of his lost wife, then by the appearance of Tobias Quinn, an erstwhile comrade from the Rising. Lord John Grey - aristocrat, soldier, sometime spy - is in possession of papers which reveal a damning case of corruption and murder against a British officer. But the documents also hint at a far more dangerous conspiracy. Soon Lord John and Jamie are unwilling companions on the road to Ireland, a country whose castles hold dreadful secrets, and where the bones of the dead are hidden, in an epic story of treachery - and scores that can only be settled in blood.

✏Book Title : 100 of the Most Outrageous Comments about the Scottish Prisoner
✏Author : Emma Young
✏Publisher : Lennex
✏Release Date : 2013-04
✏Pages : 44
✏ISBN : 5517261159
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏100 of the Most Outrageous Comments about the Scottish Prisoner Book Summary : In this book, we have hand-picked the most sophisticated, unanticipated, absorbing (if not at times crackpot!), original and musing book reviews of "The Scottish Prisoner: A Novel." Don't say we didn't warn you: these reviews are known to shock with their unconventionality or intimacy. Some may be startled by their biting sincerity; others may be spellbound by their unbridled flights of fantasy. Don't buy this book if: 1. You don't have nerves of steel. 2. You expect to get pregnant in the next five minutes. 3. You've heard it all.

✏Book Title : The Lord John Series 4 Book Bundle
✏Author : Diana Gabaldon
✏Publisher : Bantam
✏Release Date : 2013-04-08
✏Pages : 1536
✏ISBN : 9780345546036
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Lord John Series 4 Book Bundle Book Summary : Diana Gabaldon, #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Outlander series, delivers captivating tales of history, intrigue, and suspense that feature one of her most popular characters: Lord John Grey. This thrilling eBook collection—featuring three novels and one collection of novellas—follows Lord John as he defends his country, ferrets out spies, and unravels a haunting family mystery. LORD JOHN AND THE PRIVATE MATTER “Packed with vivid description and detail . . . transports readers to eighteenth-century London.”—BookPage London, 1757. Lord John Grey, a nobleman and a high-ranking officer in His Majesty’s army, has just witnessed something shocking. But his efforts to avoid a scandal are interrupted when the Crown appoints him to investigate the brutal murder of a comrade-in-arms. Obliged to pursue two inquiries at once, Major Grey finds himself ensnared in a web of betrayal that touches every stratum of English society—and threatens all he holds dear. LORD JOHN AND THE HAND OF DEVILS A Collection of Novellas “Gabaldon’s strengths are on full display.”—Kirkus Reviews In Lord John and the Hellfire Club, Lord John glimpses a stranger at a gentleman’s club—and is drawn into a maze of political treachery and a dangerous underground society. In Lord John and the Succubus, English soldiers in combat are rattled by a lethal creature that appears at night, and Lord John is called to investigate. In Lord John and the Haunted Soldier, Lord John is thrust into a baffling case that forces him to confront the prospect that a traitor is among the ranks of His Majesty’s armed forces. LORD JOHN AND THE BROTHERHOOD OF THE BLADE “First-rate . . . [Gabaldon’s] writing is always vivid and often lyrical.”—The Washington Post It’s been seventeen years since Lord John’s father was found dead, accusations of his role as a Jacobite agent staining the family’s name. Now, Lord John’s brother has mysteriously received a page of their father’s lost diary, convincing John that someone knows the Greys’ secrets. So he turns to the only man he can trust: the Scottish Jacobite Jamie Fraser. But when Jamie yields the missing piece of an astounding puzzle, Lord John must decide whether his family’s honor is worth his life. THE SCOTTISH PRISONER “Engrossing . . . masterfully paced, with exciting plot twists, swift reversals, and robust characterizations.”—The Globe and Mail London, 1760. Paroled prisoner Jamie Fraser has sworn off politics, fighting, and war. Until Lord John Grey shows up with documents that expose a damning case of corruption against a British officer. But they also hint at a more insidious danger. Soon Lord John and Jamie are companions on the road to Ireland, a country whose dark castles hold dreadful secrets, and whose bogs hide the bones of the dead.

📒The Scottish Chiefs ✍ Jane Porter

✏Book Title : The Scottish chiefs
✏Author : Jane Porter
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1831
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : PRNC:32101065850941
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Scottish chiefs Book Summary :

📒The Scottish Chiefs ✍ Jane Porter

✏Book Title : The Scottish Chiefs
✏Author : Jane Porter
✏Publisher : Broadview Press
✏Release Date : 2007-04-20
✏Pages : 792
✏ISBN : 9781551115986
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Scottish Chiefs Book Summary : Rooted in political controversy, gender warfare, violence, and revolution, Jane Porter’s The Scottish Chiefs is the epic story of William Wallace’s struggle for Scottish independence from English rule. After the cruel death of his wife at the hands of the English, Wallace embarks on a patriotic crusade to free Scotland, gathering around himself loyal followers of both sexes, drawn from across Scottish society. Using the cross-dressing motifs of romance, Porter demonstrates that women have a crucial role to play in the drama of national identity, either as temptresses or national heroines. The Scottish Chiefs is a landmark in the development of the historical novel, and explores vital questions of patriotism, civic duty, heroism, and the role of women. This Broadview edition offers a critical introduction and important historical contexts for the novel in the form of reviews, excerpts from Porter’s prefaces, and other contemporary accounts of William Wallace.

✏Book Title : Working with Sex Offenders in Prisons and Through Release to the Community
✏Author : Alec P. Spencer
✏Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
✏Release Date : 1999
✏Pages : 252
✏ISBN : 9781853027673
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Working with Sex Offenders in Prisons and Through Release to the Community Book Summary : Victims, pornography, case study, staff training, behaviour, programme, rape, pedophile.

✏Book Title : Law Making and the Scottish Parliament
✏Author : Elaine E Sutherland
✏Publisher : Edinburgh University Press
✏Release Date : 2014-05-27
✏Pages : 432
✏ISBN : 9780748687664
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Law Making and the Scottish Parliament Book Summary : A study of legislative developments in areas of law and policy devolved to the Scottish Parliament.

✏Book Title : Lives of Scottish Worthies Robert Bruce pt 2 John Barbour Andrew Wynton John De Fordun James I
✏Author : Patrick Fraser Tytler
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1832
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : NYPL:33433067285514
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Lives of Scottish Worthies Robert Bruce pt 2 John Barbour Andrew Wynton John De Fordun James I Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Drug Use in Prisons
✏Author : Shewan
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2013-12-19
✏Pages : 272
✏ISBN : 9781134432349
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Drug Use in Prisons Book Summary : First Published in 2000. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company.

✏Book Title : Convention Rights Compliance Scotland Act 2001 asp 7 Explanatory Notes
✏Author :
✏Publisher : The Stationery Office
✏Release Date : 2005
✏Pages : 21
✏ISBN : 010591066X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Convention Rights Compliance Scotland Act 2001 asp 7 Explanatory Notes Book Summary :