Outlander: Outlander Series, Book 1

Book Cover
Average Rating
5 star
 
(9)
4 star
 
(6)
3 star
 
(1)
2 star
 
(0)
1 star
 
(0)
Series:
Publisher:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Pub. Date:
Varies, see individual formats and editions
Language:
English
Description
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
  • NOW A STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES Unrivaled storytelling. Unforgettable characters. Rich historical detail. These are the hallmarks of Diana Gabaldon's work. Her New York Times bestselling Outlander novels have earned the praise of critics and captured the hearts of millions of fans. Here is the story that started it all, introducing two remarkable characters, Claire Beauchamp Randall and Jamie Fraser, in a spellbinding novel of passion and history that combines exhilarating adventure with a love story for the ages.Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American ReadScottish Highlands, 1945. Claire Randall, a former British combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach—an "outlander"—in a Scotland torn by war and raiding clans in the year of Our Lord . . . 1743. Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of a world that threatens her life, and may shatter her heart. Marooned amid danger, passion, and violence, Claire learns her only chance of safety lies in Jamie Fraser, a gallant young Scots warrior. What begins in compulsion becomes urgent need, and Claire finds herself torn between two very different men, in two irreconcilable lives.This eBook includes the full text of the novel plus the following additional content:• An excerpt from Diana Gabaldon's Dragonfly in Amber, the second novel in the Outlander series • An interview with Diana Gabaldon • An Outlander reader's guide Praise for Outlander "Marvelous and fantastic adventures, romance, sex . . . perfect escape reading."San Francisco Chronicle "History comes deliciously alive on the page."—New York Daily News
  • Also in This Series
    More Like This
    More Copies In Prospector
    Loading Prospector Copies...
    More Details
    ISBN:
    9780385319959
    9780440335160
    9781510005525
    9781419381010
    Reviews from GoodReads
    Loading GoodReads Reviews.
    Staff View

    Grouping Information

    Grouped Work ID a7a16667-7ec8-535c-17da-7603be07a2a0
    Grouping Title outlander
    Grouping Author gabaldon diana
    Grouping Category book
    Last Grouping Update 2018-09-24 06:16:00AM
    Last Indexed 2018-09-24 02:37:17AM

    Solr Details

    accelerated_reader_interest_level
    accelerated_reader_point_value 0
    accelerated_reader_reading_level 0
    auth_author2 Howard, Claudia., Porter, Davina.
    author Gabaldon, Diana.
    author2-role Howard, Claudia.|Producer, Porter, Davina.|Narrator, Recorded Books, LLC.
    author_display Diana Gabaldon
    available_at_catalog Brighton, Huron Street, Wright Farms
    detailed_location_catalog Brighton - Adult CD Audiobooks - Fiction, Brighton - Adult Fiction, Huron Street - Adult Fiction, Perl Mack - Adult Fiction, Wright Farms - Adult Fiction
    display_description #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
  • NOW A STARZ ORIGINAL SERIES

    Unrivaled storytelling. Unforgettable characters. Rich historical detail. These are the hallmarks of Diana Gabaldon's work. Her New York Times bestselling Outlander novels have earned the praise of critics and captured the hearts of millions of fans. Here is the story that started it all, introducing two remarkable characters, Claire Beauchamp Randall and Jamie Fraser, in a spellbinding novel of passion and history that combines exhilarating adventure with a love story for the ages.
    Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read
    Scottish Highlands, 1945. Claire Randall, a former British combat nurse, is just back from the war and reunited with her husband on a second honeymoon when she walks through a standing stone in one of the ancient circles that dot the British Isles. Suddenly she is a Sassenach—an "outlander"—in a Scotland torn by war and raiding clans in the year of Our Lord . . . 1743.
    Claire is catapulted into the intrigues of a world that threatens her life, and may shatter her heart. Marooned amid danger, passion, and violence, Claire learns her only chance of safety lies in Jamie Fraser, a gallant young Scots warrior. What begins in compulsion becomes urgent need, and Claire finds herself torn between two very different men, in two irreconcilable lives.
    This eBook includes the full text of the novel plus the following additional content:
    • An excerpt from Diana Gabaldon's Dragonfly in Amber, the second novel in the Outlander series
    • An interview with Diana Gabaldon
    • An Outlander reader's guide
    Praise for Outlander
    "Marvelous and fantastic adventures, romance, sex . . . perfect escape reading."San Francisco Chronicle
    "History comes deliciously alive on the page."—New York Daily News
  • format_catalog Audio Book, Book, eAudiobook, eBook
    format_category_catalog Audio Books, Books, eBook
    id a7a16667-7ec8-535c-17da-7603be07a2a0
    isbn 9780385319959, 9780440335160, 9781419381010, 9781510005525
    item_details ils:650511|1546990|Brighton - Adult CD Audiobooks - Fiction|CD FIC GABALDON o|Audio Book|Audio Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||br||, ils:650511|1546991|Brighton - Adult CD Audiobooks - Fiction|CD FIC GABALDON i|Audio Book|Audio Books|1|false|false|||||On Shelf||br||, ils:700845|1706515|Perl Mack - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||pm||, ils:700845|1891099|Brighton - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||br||, ils:700845|1891101|Huron Street - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON i|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||On Shelf||ng||, ils:700845|2022579|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||wf||, ils:700845|2022580|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||wf||, ils:700845|2022581|Brighton - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||br||, ils:700845|2022582|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON i|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||On Shelf||wf||, ils:700845|2022583|Wright Farms - Adult Fiction|FIC GABALDON o|Book|Books|1|false|false|||||Checked out||wf||, overdrive:122a430a-2a50-4fa0-83c3-62edcbbdda4f|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eBook|eBook|9|false|true|OverDrive|||Adobe EPUB eBook,Kindle Book,OverDrive Read|Checked Out||||, overdrive:bad8067a-5510-41b3-84ac-43ee6ab3e74d|-1|Online OverDrive Collection|Online OverDrive|eAudiobook|Audio Books|3|false|true|OverDrive|||OverDrive MP3 Audiobook,OverDrive Listen|Checked Out||||
    itype_catalog
    last_indexed 2018-09-24T08:37:17.617Z
    lexile_score -1
    literary_form Fiction
    literary_form_full Fiction
    local_callnumber_catalog CD FIC GABALDON i, CD FIC GABALDON o, FIC GABALDON i, FIC GABALDON o
    owning_library_catalog All Anythink Libraries
    owning_location_catalog Brighton, Huron Street, Perl Mack, Wright Farms
    primary_isbn 9780385319959
    publishDate 1997, 2001, 2004, 2018
    record_details ils:650511|Audio Book|Audio Books||English|Recorded Books,|p1997.|28 sound discs (32.5 hr.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in., ils:700845|Book|Books||English|Delta Trade Paperbacks,|2001.|627 p. ; 23 cm., overdrive:122a430a-2a50-4fa0-83c3-62edcbbdda4f|eBook|eBook||English|Random House Publishing Group|2004|, overdrive:bad8067a-5510-41b3-84ac-43ee6ab3e74d|eAudiobook|Audio Books||English|W F Howes|2018|
    recordtype grouped_work
    scoping_details_catalog
    Bib IdItem IdGrouped StatusStatusLocally OwnedAvailableHoldableBookableIn Library Use OnlyLibrary OwnedHoldable PTypesBookable PTypesLocal Url
    overdrive:122a430a-2a50-4fa0-83c3-62edcbbdda4f -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
    ils:700845 1891099 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    ils:700845 2022581 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    ils:700845 2022582 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
    ils:700845 2022580 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    ils:700845 2022579 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    ils:700845 1891101 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
    ils:700845 2022583 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    ils:700845 1706515 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    overdrive:bad8067a-5510-41b3-84ac-43ee6ab3e74d -1 Checked Out Checked Out false false true false false false
    ils:650511 1546990 Checked Out Checked out false false true false false true
    ils:650511 1546991 On Shelf On Shelf false true true false false true
    series Outlander novels
    series_with_volume Outlander novels|1
    subject_facet Audiobooks, Culloden, Battle of, 1746 -- Fiction, Culloden, Battle of, Scotland, 1746 -- Fiction, FICTION / Romance / Historical, FICTION / Romance / Historical / General, FICTION / Romance / Time Travel, Fantasy fiction, Historical fiction, Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746 -- Fiction, Love stories, Scotland -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction, Time travel -- Fiction
    title_display Outlander
    title_full Outlander / Diana Gabaldon, Outlander Outlander Series, Book 1, Outlander [sound recording] / by Diana Gabaldon
    title_short Outlander
    title_sub Outlander Series, Book 1
    topic_facet Audiobooks, Culloden, Battle of, 1746, Culloden, Battle of, Scotland, 1746, Fantasy, Fiction, Historical Fiction, History, Jacobite Rebellion, 1745-1746, Romance, Time travel