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Outlander series

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Sun September 7th, 2008, 2:11 am

Love Jamie, love Ian and Young Ian is coming into his own too!
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Spitfire
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Location: Canada

Postby Spitfire » Sun September 7th, 2008, 2:16 am

"diamondlil" wrote:Love Jamie, love Ian and Young Ian is coming into his own too!

Yes, there is something compelling about the Ian's isn't there! This is me, but I have always been turned on by someone with a prosthesis or a limp. I also like bald men too...sexy!
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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Sun September 7th, 2008, 2:19 am

Actually I meant Roger, but Ian is such a good man that it is hard not to be drawn into his character as well.
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Madeleine
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Currently reading: The Body in the Ice by A J Mackenzie & A Death in the Dales by Julia Chapman
Preferred HF: Plantagenets, Victorian, crime
Location: Essex/London

Postby Madeleine » Sat September 13th, 2008, 7:03 pm

I have all 6 books on my tbr piles, and hope to read Cross Stitch soon, but am worried I will have to read all of them one after the other, thereby abandoning all the others waiting to be read!

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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sat September 27th, 2008, 11:32 pm

"Madeleine" wrote:I have all 6 books on my tbr piles, and hope to read Cross Stitch soon, but am worried I will have to read all of them one after the other, thereby abandoning all the others waiting to be read!


That's what happened with me, as soon as one book was finished I was running to start the next one.

Just found this video on you tube but perhaps a bit spoilerish for those who haven't read read Voyager.

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Sat September 27th, 2008, 11:40 pm

That is one of my favourite scenes in the whole series. Great find Misfit!
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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Sun September 28th, 2008, 1:59 am

That was one of my favorites as well. These Outlander you tube videos are major time suck. Here's another one. Interesting casting ideas.

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diamondlil
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Postby diamondlil » Sun September 28th, 2008, 2:31 am

This is one that a friend of mine has done and is lots of fun (and a bit tongue in cheek!)
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Margaret
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Interest in HF: I can't answer this in 100 characters. Sorry.
Favorite HF book: Checkmate, the final novel in the Lymond series
Preferred HF: Literary novels. Late medieval and Renaissance.
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What Does Jamie Look Like?

Postby Margaret » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 1:18 am

Guest reviewer Susan Gillmor has written a fun review of <i>Outlander</i> for my website: http://www.HistoricalNovels.info/Outlander.html.

Plus, there's a link at the end of the review to a Diana-Gabaldon-approved picture of what Jamie Fraser looks like. Cuuute!
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Misfit
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Location: Seattle, WA

Postby Misfit » Thu October 2nd, 2008, 1:56 pm

I don't think the link to this latest excerpt from Echo has been posted here yet.

As for casting Jamie if any one wants to suck a lot of time search them on you tube -- it's a cottage industry over there picking out who they want to play whom.


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