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Genie asked:

Thanks Rachel but I know that Virgins is in Dangerous Women Volume 1 and I have that one but this is Volume 2 and am wondering what her offering will be in this book. I have not found anything on Diana's website about this volume. Thanks for your assistance.

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Susie It actually appears that the Tor Fantasy and the Harper Voyager split editions offer a different reading order. Alissa's list below is for the Tor Fantasy editions. The order for the Harper Voyager editions are thus:

DANGEROUS WOMEN 1
Gardner Dozois’s introduction
George R. R. Martin, ‘The Princess and the Queen’
Carrie Vaughn, ‘Raisa Stepanova’
Nancy Kress,’“Second Arabesque, Very Slowly’
Lawrence Block, ‘I Know How to Pick ‘Em’
Megan Abbott, ‘My Heart Is Either Broken’
Joe R. Lansdale, ‘Wrestling Jesus’
Brandon Sanderson, ‘Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell’

DANGEROUS WOMEN 2
Gardner Dozois’s introduction
Megan Lindholm, ‘Neighbors’
Lev Grossman, ‘The Girl in the Mirror’
Sharon Kay Penman, ‘A Queen in Exile’
S. M. Stirling, ‘Pronouncing Doom’
Caroline Spector, ‘Lies My Mother Told Me’
Sam Sykes, ‘Name the Beast’
Diana Gabaldon, ‘Virgins’

DANGEROUS WOMEN 3
Gardner Dozois’s introduction
Joe Abercrombie, ‘Some Desperado’
Diana Rowland, ‘City Lazarus’
Sherlynn Kenyon, ‘Hell Hath No Fury’
Melinda Snodgrass, ‘The Hands That Are Not There’
Pat Cadigan, ‘Caretakers’
Cecelia Holland, ‘Nora’s Song’
Jim Butcher, ‘Bombshells’

With both sets of editions, Diana Gabaldon's story appears in the second book.
Alissa Dangerous Women 1, 2 and 3 should be the split version of the original Dangerous Women anthology (21 stories). So there's just one Diana Gabaldon story in this anthology and it's "Virgins", which is featured in the second volume of the split edition. Here's the list of contents (got from Amazon.com paperback edition of vol 1, 2 and 3):

DANGEROUS WOMEN VOLUME 1
“Raisa Stepanova” by Carrie Vaughn
“I Know How to Pick ’Em” by Lawrence Block
“Neighbors” by Megan Lindholm
“Wrestling Jesus” by Joe R. Lansdale
“My Heart is Either Broken” by Megan Abbott
“Nora’s Song” by Cecelia Holland
Novella: The Princess and the Queen, or, the Blacks and the Greens by George R.R. Martin (ASOIAF)

DANGEROUS WOMEN VOLUME 2
“The Girl in the Mirror” by Lev Grossman (Magicians)
“A Queen in Exile” by Sharon Kay Penman
“Pronouncing Doom” by S. M. Stirling (Emberverse)
“Name the Beast” by Sam Sykes
"Lies My Mother Told Me" by Caroline Spector (Wild Cards)
“Second Arabesque, Very Slowly” by Nancy Kress
Novella: Virgins by Diana Gabaldon (Outlander)

DANGEROUS WOMEN VOLUME 3
“Bombshells” by Jim Butcher (The Dresden Files)
“Some Desperado” by Joe Abercrombie (Red Country)
“City Lazarus” by Diana Rowland
“The Hands That Are Not There” by Melinda Snodgrass (Imperials)
“Hell Hath No Fury” by Sherrilyn Kenyon
“Caretakers” by Pat Cadigan
Novella: Shadows for Silence in the Forests of Hell by Brandon Sanderson (The Cosmere)
Emily Diana Gabaldon posted on her FB page today that she is not in DW2. Perhaps the listing including her name is an error?

If so, that's too bad. Seeing the possibility for new DG material was the only reason I was chomping at the bit to get this second volume.
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