A Strange Scottish Shore by Juliana Gray

**** 4.5 stars: A Strange Scottish Shore has a captivating plot and surprisingly-complex characters – with an Outlander-esque feel, this is a must-read!   Recommended readers: If you like Juliana Gray or Diana Gabaldon If you want a good mix of great characters, historical time travel and more If you like Outlander Here’s my Rankings: 5/5 for characters 4/5 for plot 4.5/5 overall REVIEW FROM BOOKS FOR HER: … Continue reading A Strange Scottish Shore by Juliana Gray

Season 2 Review: Outlander Series on Starz

If you expect the perfection of Outlander Season 1, you’ll be disappointed. But if you can enjoy the slower, set-up episodes from the early part of Season 2, you’ll have much more of what most people love in the second half of the season. In that way though, it isn’t much different than Outlander Book 2: Dragonfly in Amber. The early part of Season 2 … Continue reading Season 2 Review: Outlander Series on Starz

Outlander Season 2 Premiere

The day is finally here for Season 2 of Outlander to kick off on Starz tonight. The second season follows the story line of Diana Gabaldan’s second book Dragonfly in Amber (released in 1992, one year after the first book). Need a quick recap of Season 1? Read our reaction here.  Or browse all Books for Her Outlander info – from the book recaps to other shows … Continue reading Outlander Season 2 Premiere

If you like Outlander TV Series, you’ll like … PART 2

Sign up here to get more Outlander-ish types of shows and movies emailed to you from Books for Her. We are still trying to survive Droughtlander – and still have to navigate through the holidays before the next season starts. So back by popular demand is Part 2 of If you like Outlander TV Series, you’ll like … (See Part 1 here). Here’s the list of our top … Continue reading If you like Outlander TV Series, you’ll like … PART 2

Just released! Outlander Season 2 Trailer

Have you watched the Starz Outlander Series Season 2 Trailer? Season 2 will pick up where Season 1 left off – as Jaime and Claire travel to France. From Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander Series second book Dragonfly in Amber, we’ve waited almost a year for the popular 2nd season. In the meantime, if you’d like a little historical drama a bit lighter on the deep emotional trauma, might we … Continue reading Just released! Outlander Season 2 Trailer

And the best thing about Outlander is…

There’s a lot to love about the many ways in which Starz  is bringing the much-beloved Outlander successfully to the small screen.  Even some of the departures from the original storyline have generally been very good.  But what’s the best thing of all, you ask?  Here’s our list: 10) Murtagh, Rupert, and Angus: as good of supporting actor sidekicks as ever there were. 9)  The costumes.  I want … Continue reading And the best thing about Outlander is…