This is my first time reading the books since I had kids and began life as a "housewife". It's interesting how much I am learning about pacing of days by considering how much work the task was in years past.
Once I saw that Diana is writing ANOTHER book in the series, to be published in September (An Echo in the Bone), I thought "Ok, I must read these again, because it's been a few years and I don't remember a great many details."
Since they're each 1000+ pages, and I'm a...
I've been reading for (count it) 5 years. It is an AMAZING series. Long--but you'll like it that way.
It'll also make you realize 1) what a marriage is made of and 2) what a REAL man's like.
Hail James Alexander Malcolm Mackenzie Fraser!!!
and the first series has just ended.
The second series has just finished filming 17 miles from where l live.
I spent many happy hours engrossed in another time and place.
I used to wonder what are Jamie and Claire up to now. I couldn't wait to get home to read more.