Originally Posted by Nyssa
While I strongly disagree with Gabaldon, I'm not ready to write her off my list. This is the 2nd (or 3rd) time I've seen Outlander nominated for a book club of which I'm a member, so my curiosity has been piqued.
Originally Posted by Bookatarian
I do like the Outlander series "verra well" but have recently finished a reread so would prefer not to tackle it again.
Before finding out she has hatred of fan fiction, I've read Outlander
. I found it awful. The time-travel is just a gimmick and doesn't really work. It's just rather unrealistic and the main female lead is just so unlikable. It's just too long as well. It plods on for too long going nowhere. Why it keeps getting nominated I'll never know.
That is an awful Scottish accent.
I've heard plenty of real ones and can tell when one is a poor imitation.