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It is an insult to call the other characters “characters”. Auel Read by Rowena Cooper. Their daughter, Jonaylais born sometime after this event. And if you thought the previous books were in any way misogynist, you haven’t even SEEN this book. And the thing that drove me insane the most were the sex scenes! Most of which is very interesting, if you like that sort of thing, which I do. Aug 01, Kim Bui rated it it was ok.

The few who do understand are conservative about it. Jondalar’s family including his mother and brother accept Ayla instantly with no fuss, and whilst the revelation of her origins is surprising, after Ayla demonstrates Clan language once and Willamar suggests maybe the Neanderthals are intelligent after all, that quickly becomes a non-issue.

The novel is incredibly repetitious. Why is this repeated so often? The story is slow, but doesn’t drag so much as meander; Ayla learns about a new culture and meets new people, so the plot is character-based.

Auel published in April Time remaining — day s — hour s — minute s — second s. The Cyber Effect Mary Aiken.

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I think that these are important questions that are and always will be asked often, but Shelterz strongly believe that they will never be answered. Of course, there are a few flies in the ointment in this regard, but it adds to the story. It apprears she took her loyal readers for granted in a big way.


Their clothes, customs, artifacts, even their homes–formed in great cliffs of vertical limestone–are a source of wonder to her. I am convinced that Jean M.

But I wish there had been an actual plot. They on the other hand more kindly referred, as the Others, the newcomers, are taking over the territories of the long established Stohe who have inhabited the lands foryears.

Dec 26, Henry Avila aule it really liked it. Sure, you can bring him your problems – but the chances are his solutions will blow your mind.

As the three old friends sit on a train heading towards Brighton to meet Faye, little do they know that after this weekend, the four of them will have shared. The series started crashing with “Plains of Passage” where Jondalar and Ayla “Pleasured” themselves across the continent while righing wrongs, curing injustice and improving life styles in their spare time.

But this book was great. She is also happy to make a friend, a woman who has knowledge of healing herbs just as she does. The short answer is that there is no climax.

And the thing that drove me ins I couldn’t wait for this book to end. Ayla is accepted by his people, well most of them. Book ratings by Goodreads.

Here at last, beautiful Ayla and her tall, gorgeous Cro-Magnon lover, Jondalar, arrive in Jondalar’s Zelandonii homeland, to live with his clan in vast caves of what today is France. It is but it’s much more exciting than I thought. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

I read the Mammoth Hunters and Sheltters of Passage quite a long time ago but I dont remember them being as bad as this book. Although very annoying, Jondalar and Ayla are forced to repeat over and over again how she tamed the animals, how to use flint to start a fire, how the spear thrower works and was invented, and how flatheads aren’t animals. Acts of Love Talulah Riley. She has done probably 20 years of research when all is said and doneand phones in the actual manuscript.


One life-changing summerSixteen-year-old Charlie meets Fran Enough of “Pleasures” and discriptive scenes of ice age Europe. Mean has been his ultimate goal since The Valley of Horses.

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Start reading The Shelters of Stone on your Kindle in under a minute. This article is a stub. My biggest gripe and they are legion is the spooky feeling that Auel didn’t really write this book.

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Let me first say that I read the earlier books of this series approximately 20 years ago. I just have one jjean I would have liked to like this one more since I waited so long for it, but it seems as if the author just get lazier each book.

This is a series that really must be read in order. Auel is a highly imaginative writer. Rogue Lawyer John Grisham. Ayla and Jondalar cross a great glacier dividing northern Europe to return to Jondalars people who live in natural spacious stone caves.