Books by Diana Gabaldon

THE SCOTTISH PRISONER by Diana Gabaldon
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 29, 2011

Vintage historical drama from seasoned veteran Gabaldon (An Echo in the Bone, 2009, etc.), another volume in her Lord John series.

Jamie Fraser, the star of the show, gets around, despite being confined to quarters—a nice estate in the Lake District, granted—for having chosen the wrong side during the Jacobite rebellion. Read full book review >

LORD JOHN AND THE HAND OF DEVILS by Diana Gabaldon
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 27, 2007

"Deftly written, pleasantly concise stories about the ghosts of desire, each with its own discrete merits."
A secondary character from Gabaldon's Outlander series steps out in three supernatural yarns. Read full book review >
A BREATH OF SNOW AND ASHES by Diana Gabaldon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 27, 2005

"Gold ingots, a corpulent white sow, polyandry, incest, miscegenation, a new time-portal and much backstory augment this installment's edematous bloat."
Time-travelers revolutionize colonial America with anachronisms and cliffhangers galore, in Gabaldon's sixth Outlander epic. Read full book review >
LORD JOHN AND THE PRIVATE MATTER by Diana Gabaldon
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Oct. 7, 2003

"A compelling and unique period mystery for the author's legion of fans."
Lord John Grey, a minor character in Gabaldon's wildly popular Outlander series, investigates a murder—and is forced back into a world he'd hoped to forget. Read full book review >
DRUMS OF AUTUMN by Diana Gabaldon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 1, 1997

A convoluted, long-winded tome from Gabaldon (Voyager, 1994, etc.), who brings back the Scottish rebel Jamie Fraser and Claire, a time-traveler from the 20th century and the love of his life, as they face the late 18th century with characteristic aplomb. This time out, Jamie and Claire arrive in the US from Great Britain and are joined by Jamie's teenage nephew Ian. Read full book review >

VOYAGER by Diana Gabaldon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 4, 1994

The third (Outlander, Dragonfly in Amber) in a time-travel trilogy that again creates a vivid sense of daily life in 18th- century Europe. Read full book review >

DRAGONFLY IN AMBER by Diana Gabaldon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 7, 1992

An engaging time-travel romance, the second of a trilogy (after Outlander, 1991), that animates the people and politics of a pivotal period in history—while turning up the heat between an appealing modern heroine and a magnetic romantic hero. It's now 1968, and Claire Beauchamp Randall has returned to Inverness, Scotland, with her daughter, Brianna. Read full book review >

OUTLANDER by Diana Gabaldon
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 1, 1991

Once-in-a-lifetime romantic passion and graphically depicted torture sessions are only the two extremes of this lively time- travel romance set in 18th-century Scotland—an imaginative and lighthearted debut by a promising newcomer. World War II has finally ended and Claire Beauchamp Randall, a British Red Cross nurse, has gone off to Scotland with her historian husband, Frank, to try to resume their married life where it left off six years before. Read full book review >