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I find the writing to be wooden and repetitive, and I’m so tired of A and J’s hot, perfect neolithic sex. When the bank continued to rise and pull back, they kept to the high ground for the wider view it offered, though it was drawing away somewhat from the river.

Because with as ajel research as Ms Auel does for her books, she can’t remember that she’s mentioned the stupid onagers at least five times already, including the time that Ayla hunted them because she wouldn’t kill horses anymore?

He wasn’t sorry they had stayed to watch the mammoths, but he had hoped to hunt for meat, not only for their meal that night, but to last for the next few days. Towering nearly two feet above the largest bulls, and twice the weight of the females, he was by far the most gigantic animal either of them had ever seen.

She wanted to hurry and see an end to the stifling tallgrass, but she also wanted to stop and collect some of the vegetables she was seeing along the way for their evening meal.

He could let his needs and wishes be known, and he could let people know how he felt, especially Nezzie, who had taken care of him since his real mother died, at his birth. Their progress apssage the river was slow; the horses, travois, and bowl-boat hindered their movement in the densely wooded mountainous terrain.

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Thanks for telling us about the problem. It was also marvelously adapted to pulling grass. Suddenly, the air was split by a great, loud, blasting scream. As a result of the rapes, Madenia no longer wanted to have anything to do with men. Contents [ show ]. When it was accidentally revealed that Doraldo had been killed while attempting to force a Clan woman, Dolando’s rage began to soften.


I don’t ever want to lose you,” he said in a hoarse whisper, kissing her again. I had already suspected something by the third book, when the love triangle buisness was something even a soap opera would be ashamed to air. It took me a long time. All the fascinating unseen before tools and weapons, to abide in the constant harsh atmosphere, of the land of the blue glaciersjust to see another sunrise, no place for the weak.

There was definitely something ahead. I gotta say that there is actually something good in that book. These books are quite unique, and therefore it is not neccessary to repeat so much. After seeing him, she could understand why the Clan thought of her as having a flat face and bulging forehead. In his dark and introspective mood, it took a few moments for the possibilities of the scene on the hill to make an impact on Jondalar.

Their odyssey spans a beautiful but sparsely populated and treacherous continent, the windswept grasslands of Ice Age Europe, casting the pair among strangers. It made Jondalar so worried when I mentioned it, he thought we’d have to stop having Pleasures. Auel Author Jean M. Only her calf stayed nearby. He wasn’t sure, then, if they would ever return; he wasn’t even sure if he wanted to. If you think you can stand the smell of horseradish and camphor, Jondalar, I think I’ve found a way to keep Wolf away from our things.

To view it, click here. They wanted Epadoa and the Wolf Women to suffer for their crimes. They encounter people that Jondalar met on his first journey eastward as well as meeting new people. Return to Book Page.

If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? Ayla taught the camp about foods that could be found during winter, and she reset the dislocated legs of Doban and Odevan.


A strong, acrid, musky odor arrived long before the russet bull did, sending a wave of frenzied excitement through the females.

There are detailed descriptions of communication, foilage, animals, fears, healers, herbs, all of it. Some good… and some not so good. That plant, with the yellow flowers and leaves wrapped around the stem, that’s wild cabbage. Jondalar is captured and is confined with the other men. One or two could make a satisfying meal.

Auel’s The Plains of Passage lassage an astonishing novel of discovery, danger, and love, a triumph for one of the world’s most original and popular authors.


Ayla felt him leave, and an instant later heard him snarl menacingly. The Losadunai have always been friendly. My totem passagw how much I wanted a baby of my own — maybe the Mother did, too. The deviants presented in The Plains of Passage offered a good counterpoint and examined how things can go wrong in a society. Sign In Don’t have an account? Find out more about OverDrive accounts.

She turned to look for the wolf and saw him following close behind the mare, sniffing the ground. The day after the crossing, she and Jondalar shared Pleasuresand Jonayla was conceived.

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Review “Pure entertainment at its sublime, wholly exhilarating, best I gave him to Uba. Just could not give it away. I’m reminded of a quote from song in the musical Wickedwhen Galinda says to Fiyero, “You’re Perfect”.

Those purple-blue flowers, with the small leaves, that’s milk vetch, and it has a lot of pods. Only Jondalar did that.

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