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TiffanyTyer
August 20 2014

Outlander IS a Bodice Ripper

Bodice ripper*: A controversial term for the earliest of romance novels with a certain formula. Sure, they call to mind those notorious covers of the '70s and '80s where the hero grips a heroine...
AnnaBowling
August 18 2014

Outlander Season 1, Episode 2 Recap: Detained!

Is this real life?! More than two years after it was announced that Outlander just might be headed for the small screen, the day we've been waiting no-so-patiently for is finally (finally!) here....
teamhandh
August 15 2014

Och, Lassie! Outlander Renewed for Season 2!

TV Guide is reporting that Starz has renewed Outlander, based on the series by Diana Gabaldon, for a second season. Season 2 will be based on the second book in the series, Dragonfly in Amber, and...
AnnaBowling
August 9 2014

Outlander Season 1, Episode 1 Recap: Back to the Future

Is this real life?! More than two years after it was announced that Outlander just might be headed for the small screen, the day we've been waiting no-so-patiently for is finally (finally!) here....
Kate Nagy
August 7 2014

Dear Old Mum Taught You Better Than That: Outlander and Gender Politics

As pretty much everyone knows by now, Vanity Fair recently ran a short piece by one Joanna Robinson about Starz’s upcoming Outlander series. The piece was rather unwisely entitled “Does...
RachelHyland
August 1 2014

Romance’s Most Hated: In Defense of Outlander’s Laoghaire

Poor Laoghaire. Yes, you read that right. Oh, I am not about to suggest that she is a paragon of all the virtues—or, indeed, any. But I have always felt mighty sorry for the poor wee lass,...
MFrampton
July 30 2014

Outlander’s “Just a Bodice-Ripper”? Really, Vanity Fair?!

Earlier this week, Vanity Faira posted an article with the headline “Does the New Outlander Series Have What It Takes to Be More than Just a Bodice-Ripper?b” In the piece itself,...
ElizabethPoteet
July 29 2014

First Impressions of Outlander Episode 1, “Sassenach”: Wait ’n’ See

Last night, major Outlander fan Lizzie Poteet attended an NYC screening of the first episode for H&H, even going so far as to risk her seatmates' disgust to live-tweet the post-screening...
Kate Nagy
July 16 2014

Anticipating Starz’s Outlander: 5 Things the Series Shouldn’t Change

In just a few short weeks, the long-awaited televised version of Diana Gabaldon’s genre classic Outlander will finally, finally reach the screen. Although at this writing Starz Network has selfishly...
JessicaMoro
July 15 2014

The Otherworld Cup: Vampire-Free Paranormal Romances from Showalter, Cole, Halle, and More!

Paranormal romances are on the decline, but are they a “dying” trend? With fewer of these types of books out there, the authors who are publishing in the genre have been throwing new kinds...
teamhandh
July 14 2014

What is a “Weekend"?: Sherrilyn Kenyon and Starz Share Some News!

Over the weekend, while many were relaxing at barbecues and fireworks festivities, our favorite authors and entertainment providers were busy making announcements to ensure the rest of 2014 is a wonderful...
teamhandh
July 12 2014

What the Heart Wants: Summer 2014’s Can’t-Miss Romance Books, Movies, and Shows

Team H&H eats, breathes, and sleeps romance, but even we have trouble keeping track of all the amazing content released throughout the year. To make life a little easier for all of us, we’ve...
teamhandh
July 11 2014

Friday Beefcake: Claire’s Choice—Jamie Fraser and Frank Randall

Between the Top 10 Scottish Historicals list and the Outlander featurette that were posted this week, men in kilts seem to be doing a merry jig in our heads! In celebration of Outlander's release...
LaurieGold
July 10 2014

Justify My Love: The 12 Best ’90s Romance Novels

The ten best romances of the 1990s...who can possibly say? Should I choose one book per year? How about titles with tons of buzz for what now seems just a moment in time (The Lover by Robin...
teamhandh
July 9 2014

“We Have Men in Kilts”: Outlander’s Journey from Book to Screen Revealed!

Author Diana Gabaldon and showrunner Ronald D. Moore (Battlestar Galactica 2003) discuss the origin of Outlander as a television show (Hollywood was first keen to adapt the epic book series as...
AnnaBowling
July 9 2014

Top 10 Scottish Historicals: A Verra Opinionated Opinion

Is it really true that if you’ve read one Scottish romance, you’ve read them all? Not even close. Within this hugely popular subgenre, there is an amazing amount of variety. History can...
redline_
July 3 2014

World on Fire: Claire Meets Jack Randall in First Outlander Clip!

ETA: Unfortunately, the clip has been taken down. We'll let you know if we find it again anywhere else! You've seen the pictures. You've even seen the trailers. Now, see a clip from...
teamhandh
July 1 2014

Jamie and Claire’s Chemistry and More in New Outlander Trailer

Editors note: The video we published has been removed by the source but we'll replace it if we find a new one! A new Australian trailer (different from the previous Outlander trailer) for Outlander...
teamhandh
June 26 2014

H&H Bloggers Recommend: Best Reads of June 2014

Each month, we ask our bloggers to share the best thing they’ve read (or things, plural, if our bloggers declare a tie ’cause they just can’t choose). It doesn’t have to...
teamhandh
May 8 2014

Outlander to Premiere on August 9, 2014!

Hold onto your kilts! Starz has announced the premiere date for Outlander, its series based on Diana Gabaldon's Outlander book series, and that date will be August 9, 2014! Here's the...
redline_
May 2 2014

“People Disappear All the Time”: New Outlander Trailer Released!

A new trailer has been released for Outlander, an upcoming television series based on the Diana Gabaldon novels devoted to the epic love story of Jamie and his time-traveler wife, Claire. The show will...
MFrampton
March 13 2014

Time Travel, Highlanders, History, and More: What to Read After Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander

Jamie + Claire + hot sex + time travel + Scotland + botany + obsession + spankings + Scots dialect + a lot of red hair + 800+ pages = Diana Gabaldon's Outlander series. Where to begin? Diana...
AnikoEvaNagy
February 12 2014

A Love Letter to Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander

Why does reading Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander create such ardent lovers out of so many of us? We end up soaking up—and relishing the plunge—just about everything in the 800 plus pages....
teamhandh
January 27 2014

Outlander’s Alternate Ending Trailer

Starz has released the “alternate ending” (it's got more Jamie) trailer for Outlander, which will be premiering on the channel this summer. Squee! Stay tuned to H&H for all...
redline_
January 12 2014

Jamie and Claire in Action: The Outlander Trailer Is Here!

Starz has released the first trailer for its new TV series Outlander, based on the series of novels by Diana Gabaldon. This marks our first look at Jamie Fraser and Claire Beauchamp Randall (Fraser)...
redline_
January 11 2014

Outlander Panel & News Recap

We may still be a few months out from the series premiere of the Outlander TV show (Starz hasn't set an official date yet but says it'll be in “the third quarter of 2014”),...
redline_
December 30 2013

Jamie and Claire Steal Hearts in Their First Outlander Portrait

The first official image of Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe as Jamie and Claire (together! finally together!) in the upcoming Outlander television series has been released by Starz via TV Guide (which...
teamhandh
December 17 2013

Outlander Roundtable: Thoughts on Diana Gabaldon’s Epic Novel

Team H&H was thrilled to hear that Starz had picked up Diana Gabaldon's Outlander series for production. The idea of this epic romantic couple coming not only to life, but into our homes, was...
CharliMac
November 3 2013

Outlander-ish Dialogue: Jamie Fraser’s Jamie-isms

Fans of Outlander by Diana Gabaldon are familiar with the oh-so-sexy Scottish brogue of Jamie Fraser, Jamie-isms, many of us call them. His turn of phrase, wit, and heartfelt whispers to his beloved...
teamhandh
September 11 2013

Outlander Casts Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall!

Finally! Today it was announced that Caitriona Balfe will appear as Claire Randall in the original series Outlander, based on Diana Gabaldon’s series. Outlander will air on Starz in 2014, and...