Dragonfly in Amber: A Novel (Outlander)

By Diana Gabaldon

With her vintage novel Outlander, Diana Gabaldon brought unforgettable characters—Claire Randall and Jamie Fraser—delighting readers with a narrative of experience and love that spanned centuries. Now Gabaldon returns to that amazing time and position during this bright, strong sequel to Outlander.
For two decades, Claire Randall has saved her secrets and techniques. yet now she is returning along with her grown daughter to the mysteries of Scotland’s mist-shrouded Highlands.
the following Claire plans to bare a fact as stunning because the occasions that gave it beginning: the key of an old circle of status stones, the key of a love that transcends centuries, and the reality of a guy named Jamie Fraser—a Highland warrior whose gallantry as soon as drew the younger Claire from the protection of her century to the risks of his.
Claire’s spellbinding trip maintains in the course of the intrigue-ridden French court docket and the risk of Jacobite plots, to the Highlands of Scotland, via warfare and demise in a determined struggle to save lots of either the kid and the fellow she loves.

Praise for Dragonfly in Amber
“Diana Gabaldon is a born storyteller. . . . The pages essentially flip themselves.”The Arizona Republic
“A triumph! a strong story layered in heritage and fantasy. I enjoyed each page.”—Nora Roberts
“Compulsively readable.”Publishers Weekly

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It was once basically because the stress went out of her shoulders that he spotted it were there. “Do you will have me to appear for the remainder, nonetheless? ” he requested, hoping that the reply will be “yes. ” He used to be observing Brianna over her mother’s shoulder. She was once status through the cork wall, half-turned as if bored with her mother’s undertaking, yet he might see a small vertical crease among her brows. possibly she sensed a similar factor he did, the abnormal air of suppressed pleasure that surrounded Claire like an electrical box. He have been conscious of it from the instant she walked into the room, and his revelations had merely elevated it. He imagined that if he touched her, an exceptional spark of static electrical energy could bounce among them. A knock at the research door interrupted his recommendations. The door opened and Fiona Graham got here in, pushing a tea cart, absolutely outfitted with teapot, cups, doilies, 3 different types of sandwiches, cream-cakes, sponge cake, jam brownies, and scones with clotted cream. “Yum! ” stated Brianna on the sight. “Is that each one for us, or are you anticipating ten people? ” Claire Randall seemed over the tea arrangements, smiling. the electrical box used to be nonetheless there, yet damped down via significant attempt. Roger may possibly see certainly one of her palms, clenched so not easy within the folds of her skirt that the sting of her ring lower into the flesh. “That tea is so excessive, we won’t have to devour for weeks,” she acknowledged. “It seems to be extraordinary! ” Fiona beamed. She was once brief, plump and beautiful as a small brown chicken. Roger sighed internally. whereas he was once happy in order to supply his site visitors hospitality, he was once good conscious that the lavish nature of the refreshments used to be meant for his appreciation, now not theirs. Fiona, elderly nineteen, had one burning ambition in lifestyles. To be a spouse. ideally of a pro guy. She had taken one examine Roger whilst he arrived every week past to tidy up the Reverend’s affairs, and made up our minds that an assistant professor of historical past was once the simplest prospect Inverness provided. considering that then, he have been crammed like a Christmas goose, had his footwear polished, his slippers and toothbrush laid out, his mattress grew to become down, his coat brushed, the night paper obtained for him and laid along his plate, his neck rubbed whilst he have been operating over his table for lengthy hours, and relentless inquiries made touching on his physically convenience, frame of mind, and basic well-being. He had by no means sooner than been uncovered to any such barrage of domesticity. in brief, Fiona was once using him mad. His present nation of unshaven dishabille was once extra a response to her relentless pursuit than it used to be a descent into that typical squalor loved through males quickly free of the calls for of activity and society. the idea of being united in bonds of holy wedlock with Fiona Graham used to be one who iced up him to the marrow. She might force him insane inside a 12 months, along with her consistent pestering. other than that, even though, there has been Brianna Randall, now looking at contemplatively on the tea cart, as if thinking about the place to begin. He were holding his cognizance firmly fastened on Claire Randall and her venture this afternoon, averting taking a look at her daughter.

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