Line of Separation
Doctors fight to save Claire's life and that of her unborn baby. King Louis needs Claire to sit in judgement over two men who are accused of practising the dark arts: one an enemy, the other a friend.
Claire and Jamie use Claire's medical knowledge to devise a scheme to put a stop to a trade deal. But when Claire learns Jamie has gone back on his word, there are dire consequences for the couple.
Claire and Jamie attempt to extinguish the fires ignited by their dinner party, until Claire is set on an unexpected change of course. But their relationship is tested as the past rears its ugly head.
Claire and Jamie throw an elaborate dinner party for some important guests. When Claire reveals that Jack Randall is still alive, Jamie reacts in an unexpected way. Louise seeks Claire's advice.
Jamie's days and nights are dominated by political machinations, while Claire finds solace in her healing skills. But as their plans progress, the past threatens to derail their forward momentum.
Life in Paris is not without its trials as Jamie struggles to triumph over past traumas. A fortunate meeting presents opportunities, while the Duke of Sandringham's presence brings complications.
Returning to her own time, Claire reconciles her future with the life she left behind. Back in the 18th century, Jamie, Claire and Murtagh arrive in France but their new adventure presents challenges.