Diana Gabaldon’s Inspiration

Where does Diana Gabaldon get her ideas for the Outlander books?


You can discover some answers and see photos of items that relate to the Jacobite rebellion in Stuart Kelly’s recent article in The Guardian, “Warriors in weaponised kilts: where Outlander creator Diana Gabaldon gets her ideas from”. https://bit.ly/2r3G7hN

You can also meet Gabaldon on Saturday, June 10 at 7 PM when The Poisoned Pen and author Laurie R. King host Gabaldon at Andaz Scottsdale, 6114 N. Scottsdale Rd. Diana Gabaldon signs MatchUp (SimonSchuster $27), a collection of stories edited by Lee Child for the International Thriller Writers. Diana’s is paired with Steve Berry. In their story, Jamie Fraser meets Cotton Malone over a hunt for a rare book. Our copies come with a bookplates signed by Steve Berry.


You can order copies of Diana Gabaldon’s books, or a signed copy of Matchup through the Web Store. https://store.poisonedpen.com