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Sometimes it feels as though entire hominid species have evolved in less time than it takes to read “The Land of Painted Caves,” the sixth and. 1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER In The Land of Painted Caves, Jean M. Auel brings her ice-age epic series, Earth’s Children®, to an extraordinary. Map of the travels of Ayla of the Mamutoi and Zelandonii in the book ‘The Land of Painted Caves’ by Jean Auel. This is the right way up to look.

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It would have been far more interesting if there would have been a few scenes with Marona sorry if I spelled it wrong and WHY and HOW he decided to “relieve his needs” with her.

Even, with a more severe editor eliminating all the repetition and unnecessary chaff from this book, something could have been produced that would have uael half as long and at least concise and acceptable enough to pass muster. She felt each movement as a delicious flash of fire as the desire inside her grew. I had heard so many things about the books particularly the latter onesbut I had such hope for the series.

But I never could resist following what happens to Ayla! Continuing auwl story of Ayla and Jondalar, Auel combines her brilliant narrative skills and appealing characters with a remarkable re-creation of the way life was lived more than 25, years ago. Auel ‘s Earth’s Children. Instead the negative reaction from fans this time round has been overwhelming, and the word I have seen being thrown out there most often is ” disappointing “.


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The Land of Painted Caves by Jean M Auel: Bad sex award extract

Again, people, what did you think was going to happen? This leaves a rift between Ayla and Jondalar.

I’m just being truthful. Lots of long descriptions of caves, like Auel couldn’t bear to leave a I know, I know About the only laudable quality is the research.

But regurgitating research pell-mell into a novel without good characters, a plot, and decent writing does NOT make a story. Okay, I made the last bit up. Jun 15, Lisa rated it it was ok.

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The Goddess society is now on the decline, thanks to Ayla and her goddamned interfering. After slogging through the first five instalments, there was never any doubt that I was going to buy this one as well. See how he likes it.

I was actually hoping that the two of them would end up mating with other people, so that there would be at least a bit of a surprise. This was probably the single most annoying thing, to me, in this book, the one thing that really got my rubbing my temples and having to simply stop reading because I caaves only take so ot. She tames the first horse, and then gets all uppity and tames the first cat in fact, the first Cave Lion.


Not every time, He had put of a lot of his essence inside her. I’d like to give Ayla a few whacks, too. What about the time and energy all of this took, on top paintsd which she was now training the one she believed would follow in her footsteps? The rift with Jondalar is only healed when he manages to call her back from the deathlike coma induced by the root. My advice is to save a tree and go for the Kindle edition. Oh God, the Caveman Sex.

That happens to every writer me included. I know a few people who wouldn’t mind holding her down. View all 6 comments. View all 14 comments. I certainly hope that I would be able to put out a tome of this size at that age. There is no reason that either of them should have their cave panties in such a knot.

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