New PDF release: Dragonfly in Amber (Outlander, Book 2)

By Diana Gabaldon

ISBN-10: 0440335183

ISBN-13: 9780440335184

Together with her now-classic 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 remarkable time and position during this shiny, strong follow-up to Outlander....

For two decades Claire Randall has saved her secrets and techniques. yet now she is returning together with her grown daughter to Scotland’s majestic mist-shrouded hills. the following Claire plans to bare a fact as beautiful because the occasions that gave it delivery: concerning the secret of an historical circle of status stones ... a few love that transcends the bounds of time ... and approximately James Fraser, a Scottish warrior whose gallantry as soon as drew a tender Claire from the protection of her century to the hazards of his....

Now a legacy of blood and hope will try out her attractive copper-haired daughter, Brianna, as Claire’s spellbinding trip of self-discovery keeps within the intrigue-ridden Paris courtroom of Charles Stuart ... in a race to thwart a doomed Highlands rebellion ... and in a determined struggle to avoid wasting either the kid and the fellow she loves....

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It was exactly the way he'd used to behave when they'd both been much younger, and Nicola had refused to play with him, due to his tendency to have a tantrum whenever she beat him at games. Only then it had been Nana's famous ginger cake he'd stuffed himself with endlessly. " Nathaniel wanted to know. Forgetting that she was piqued with him for his disdain of poetry, Nicola found herself describing to Nathaniel—whenever the dance allowed them to get close enough for speech to be possible—that morning's interview with the Grouser.

Nathaniel asked, as they stood opposite one another in the dance formation. In spite of all her antipathy toward him, Nicola thought she could have kissed Nathaniel Sheridan. He was the first person to react to the news the way she had. Though of course she could not act on her impulse. For one thing, it would be hugely scandalous to be caught kissing anyone at Almack's. And for another, she was in love with Sebastian Bartholomew, who probably wouldn't like it if he saw her kissing someone else.

Unfortunately, it seemed likely Nathaniel would also be there. But Nicola intended to maintain an air of queenly disdain around that person from now on. Imagine, slighting the God in that way! "I must go," Nicola said regretfully to Lady Sheridan. " "You may call upon Eleanor anytime you like, Nicola," Lady Sheridan said, reaching out to wrap her daughter's closest friend in her arms. " Nicola returned the hug gratefully, averting her gaze from Nathaniel, who she saw was still looking at her with a very grim expression on his face.

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