PREMIER EVENT: DIANA GABALDON

Jun 12 2014 7:30 pm
Credit: Elenna Loughlin 

 

Diana Gabaldon

Thursday, June 12, 7:30 p.m.

Written in My Own Heart's Blood

Foothill College - Smithwick Theater, 12345 El Monte Rd., Los Altos Hills

 

Peninsula Arts & Letters is so pleased to welcome Diana Gabaldon, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the wildly popular Outlander novels.

In Outlander, Diana Gabaldon told the story of Claire Randall, an English ex-combat nurse who walks through a stone circle in the Scottish Highlands in 1946, and disappears . . . into 1743. The story unfolded from there in seven bestselling novels, and CNN has called it "a grand adventure written on a canvas that probes the heart, weighs the soul and measures the human spirit across [centuries]." Now the story continues in Written in My Own Heart's Blood.

1778: France declares war on Great Britain, the British army leaves Philadelphia, and George Washington's troops leave Valley Forge in pursuit. At this moment, Jamie Fraser returns from a presumed watery grave to discover that his best friend has married his wife, his illegitimate son has discovered (to his horror) who his father really is, and his beloved nephew, Ian, wants to marry a Quaker. Meanwhile, Jamie's wife, Claire, and his sister, Jenny, are busy picking up the pieces.

The Frasers can only be thankful that their daughter Brianna and her family are safe in twentieth-century Scotland. Or not. In fact, Brianna is searching for her own son, who was kidnapped by a man determined to learn her family's secrets. Her husband, Roger, has ventured into the past in search of the missing boy . . . never suspecting that the object of his quest has not left the present. Now, with Roger out of the way, the kidnapper can focus on his true target: Brianna herself.

There are still a few tickets available. You may purchase them tonight at the event - while supplies last. 

$35.00
ISBN-13: 9780385344432
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Call to Confirm
Published: Delacorte Press, 6/2014

Outlander (Mass Market Paperback)

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780440212560
Availability: Not in stock. Usually ships in 1-5 days from the warehouse.
Published: Dell, 6/1992

Dragonfly in Amber (Paperback)

$18.00
ISBN-13: 9780385335973
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Call to Confirm
Published: Delta, 8/2001

Voyager (Mass Market Paperback)

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780440217565
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Published: Dell, 10/1994

Drums of Autumn (Mass Market Paperback)

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780440224259
Availability: On Our Shelves Now - Call to Confirm
Published: Dell, 11/1997

The Fiery Cross (Mass Market Paperback)

$8.99
ISBN-13: 9780440221661
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Published: Dell, 8/2005

A Breath of Snow and Ashes (Mass Market Paperback)

$8.99
ISBN-13: 9780440225805
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Published: Dell, 4/2008

An Echo in the Bone (Mass Market Paperback)

$9.99
ISBN-13: 9780440245681
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Published: Dell, 5/2011

$25.00
ISBN-13: 9780345505385
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Published: Del Rey, 9/2010

$35.00
ISBN-13: 9780440423201
Availability: Not in stock. Usually ships in 1-5 days from the warehouse.
Published: Delacorte Press, 7/2011

Location: 
Street:
Foothill College - Smithwick Theater
Additional:
12345 El Monte Road
City:
Los Altos Hills
,
Province:
California
Postal Code:
94022
Country:
United States