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Although Jean Auel obviously takes certain liberties with the actions and motivations of all our ancestors, her extensive research into the Ice Age does shine through--especially in the detailed knowledge of plants and natural remedies used by the medicine woman and passed down to Ayla. Mostly, though, this first in the series of four is a wonderful story of survival. Ayla's personal evolution is a compelling and relevant tale. --Sara Nickerson --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.
Great book. I love how it keeps you on suspense alot of times. However, I don't like how Jean described all the characters and their characteristics as its a bit of a spoiler... Read morePublished 3 days ago by student57
One of my all time favorite books. Reread it anytime I have no new book to read. have gone thru2 books which finally fell to pièces..... hope this one lasts alsoPublished 3 months ago by Sybil Lemyre
Buy it, borrow it, rent it from the library. It is vital that you read this book. I just bought the other five because I know they will be good!Published 9 months ago by Kristina Whelan
So I picked this up again recently, haven't read it since high school. Really enjoyed book one. Well written, well researched, great character development. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Paula Teel
Excellent book, hard to put down. Look forward to the rest of the series. Best female author I have ever read.Published 9 months ago by Alana
I liked the book for its anthropological content. Like a documentary/fictional novel. It proposes the possibility or probability of how Neanderthal humans evolving into cro magnan... Read morePublished 11 months ago by Diane M. Jesmer
I could not put the book down and was hooked from the first page. I have read the entire series and it is the best series I have read.Published 14 months ago by LadyWendy
I loved it, but I haven't gotten my way through it yet, thanks for the offer and thank you for the option to purchase this.
cant wait to read the rest. Just wish they werent $11 each! I think i will go to the library for the remaining 5(?) bbooks ...Published 20 months ago by Michelle