A Breath of Snow and Ashes (Outlander, #6) Read Online Free - Eagerly anticipated by her legions of fans, this sixth novel in Diana Gabaldon’s bestselling Outlander saga is a masterpiece of historical fiction from one of the most popular authors of our time.
Since the initial publication of Outlander fifteen years ago, Diana Gabaldon’s New York Times bestselling saga has won the hearts of readers the world over — and sold more than twelve million books. Now, A Breath of Snow and Ashes continues the extraordinary story of 18th-century Scotsman Jamie Fraser and his 20th-century wife, Claire.
The year is 1772, and on the eve of the American Revolution, the long fuse of rebellion has already been lit. Men lie dead in the streets of Boston, and in the backwoods of North Carolina, isolated cabins burn in the forest.
With chaos brewing, the governor calls upon Jamie Fraser to unite the backcountry and safeguard the colony for King and Crown. But from his wife Jamie knows that three years hence the shot heard round the world will be fired, and the result will be independence — with those loyal to the King either dead or in exile. And there is also the matter of a tiny clipping from The Wilmington Gazette, dated 1776, which reports Jamie’s death, along with his kin. For once, he hopes, his time-traveling family may be wrong about the future.
From the Hardcover edition.
|Title||:||A Breath of Snow and Ashes (Outlander, #6)|
|Number of Pages||:||980 pages|
May 29, 2017
I got through another door stopper =) But this one made me freaking cry in the end. Just nooooooooo. I will talk about that later. I still love it though!
I guess I'm going to add some *SPOILERS*
So this review is in no particular order. As I have said before I'm listening to them on audio and mar...
March 21, 2013
*Poke* *Poke* *Poke*
"AAAAHHHHHH!! What the?.....who the?....where the?"
"Stephanie wake up! It's Claire Fraser. What are you doing here? And should you be driving that contraption? You smell like a brewery!!"
"Oh Jesus H. Roosevelt Christ!....whaa....I'm not *hicup* a-saxtly sure how I e...
September 02, 2008
The paperback edition of what is the sixth book in the Outlander series is over 1500 pages long and sorry to say, I did not hang on every word. Who could? There's so damn many of them! Talk about bloated. Diana Gabaldon's editor must love her a lot, or is just too nice for the business. "Kill you...
August 07, 2014
5 STARS!!!!!!!!! JESUS H. ROOSEVELT CHRIST!!!!!!
What can I say that hasn't already been said about Diana Gabaldon and her fabulous Outlander books!!! This is yet another. Claire and Jamie's story continues here in the wilderness and growing new world of North Carolina. So many myst...
December 30, 2013
Where I got the book: audiobook from Audible.
I have spent the best part of a year listening to the Outlander series and honestly, by this point the books are just blending into one another. Most of the time the story isn't really a story so much as a container that holds a whole load of smaller s...
August 31, 2016
Still hardly any plot, just people doing things, a few kidnappings, rapes and childbirths, a million of scenes of Clare healing someone. But at least Brianna wasn't lactating all book long this time.
August 26, 2014
I feel I have already written a review, with all the updates I did!! Where to start? We know these books are long. It’s taking me, on average, three weeks to read them. So, you sort of have to be dedicated to the genre and writing style to appreciate them.
Jamie and Claire are living in North Caro...
March 17, 2018
A Breath of Snow and Ashes was so incredible it actually pains me to give it "only" 4 stars. The reason for that is spelled Brianna and Roger. But to be honest, they weren't as boring as in previous books. Some of their storylines were actually quite interesting. But it's sush a shame. If only th...
October 18, 2012
This book, this series, is a total love fest. You would have to love it to come this far in the series...and be dedicated to reading these long books. I'm always apprehensive to start one but when I do, I'm totally swept away and then I'm sooo sad when I'm finished!
As with all books...
February 09, 2017
“We’re here because I loved you, more than the life that was mine. Because I believed you loved me the same way.”
DG played with my emotions masterfully. I loved it and I hated it. I laughed and I cried. It was perfection!
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