By Diana Gabaldon
Diana Gabaldon’s great storytelling has captivated hundreds of thousands of readers in her bestselling and award-winning Outlander saga. In An Echo within the Bone, the 7th quantity, Gabaldon keeps the extreme tale of the eighteenth-century Scotsman Jamie Fraser and his twentieth-century time-traveling spouse, Claire Randall.
Jamie Fraser, former Jacobite and reluctant insurgent, is already yes of 3 issues in regards to the American uprising: The american citizens will win, battling at the aspect of victory is not any warrantly of survival, and he’d relatively die than need to face his illegitimate son—a younger lieutenant within the British army—across the barrel of a gun.
Claire Randall is aware that the american citizens will win, too, yet no longer what the final word expense will be. That expense won’t contain Jamie’s lifestyles or his happiness, though—not if she has something to claim approximately it.
in the meantime, within the relative protection of the 20th century, Jamie and Claire’s daughter, Brianna, and her husband, Roger MacKenzie, have resettled in a historical Scottish domestic the place, throughout a chasm of 2 centuries, the unfolding drama of Brianna’s mom and dad’ tale involves lifestyles via Claire’s letters. the delicate pages display Claire’s love for battle-scarred Jamie Fraser and their flight from North Carolina to the excessive seas, the place they come across privateers and ocean battles—as Brianna and Roger look for clues not just to Claire’s destiny yet to their very own. as the way forward for the MacKenzie kinfolk within the Highlands is mysteriously, irrevocably, and in detail entwined with lifestyles and loss of life in war-torn colonial America.
With gorgeous cameos of ancient characters from Benedict Arnold to Benjamin Franklin, An Echo within the Bone is a hovering masterpiece of mind's eye, perception, personality, and adventure—a novel that echoes within the brain lengthy after the final web page is turned.
From the Hardcover edition.