Synopses & Reviews
New York Times
bestselling author Diana Gabaldon mesmerized readers with her award-winning Outlander
novels, four dazzling tales featuring eighteenth-century Scotsman James Fraser and his twentieth-century time-traveling wife, Claire Randall. Now, in this eagerly awaited fifth volume, Diana Gabaldon continues their extraordinary saga, a masterpiece of pure storytelling that is her most astonishing Outlander
The year is 1771, and war is coming. Jamie Fraser’s wife tells him so. Little as he wishes to, he must believe it, for hers is a gift of dreadful prophecy—a time-traveler’s certain knowledge. Claire’s unique view of the future has brought him both danger and deliverance in the past; her knowledge of the oncoming revolution is a flickering torch that may light his way through the perilous years ahead—or ignite a conflagration that will leave their lives in ashes.
About the Author
Diana Gabaldon is The New York Times bestselling author of four previous novels — Outlander (which has been optioned for a television miniseries), Dragonfly in Amber, Voyager, and Drums of Autumn — and one work of nonfiction, The Outlandish Companion. She lives with her family in Scottsdale, Arizona.