Mammoth Hunters [Jean M. Auel] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Leaving the valley of horses with Jondalar, the handsome man she has. The Complete Jean M. Auel Earth’s Children Series Six Book Set [Clan of the Cave Bear, Valley of the Horses, Mammoth Hunters, Plains of Passage, Shelters of. This article is a stub. You can help Earth’s Children by expanding it. The Mammoth Hunters is an historical fiction novel by Jean M. Auel released in
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I understand what her fans are saying, mm someone’s got to make all these prehistoric discoveries, and I’d go along with it if it was just one thing she invents, but no single individual invented all those things. AylaJondalarRanec. He hates her so much for her independence and intelligence, he invents rape to punish her.
One character that I just have to mention is the young boy who Ayla meets at Lion Camp who cannot speak. And you know what? Leavitt rated it really liked it Shelves: Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. I’m willing to look past these blunders because they serve the plot, but they kept me from being able to enjoy the book as much as I would have liked.
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I’ve invested too much in this decision, and nothing is going to change my mind now. He is a mixed child who is a blend of Clan and Mamutoi much like someone Ayla used to know, and she forms a firm attachment to this character.
Well, this book pushed her over the edge. The tribe meets no-one, but they catch colds.
And that brings me to without a doubt the most annoying facet of the entire book. I have to say, for someone who’s meant to be so brilliant, Ayla was pretty stupid about the whole love triangle thing.
Ayla’s story is once more continued in this book but now we have Jondalar accompanying her to integrate with new types of people and clans. Mammotth their name would suggest, their hosts rely on mammoth not only for food but also for building materials and a number of other commodities – and indeed for spiritual sustenance.
View all 7 comments. She has finally found the Others she has been seeking. That mammotu her, forcing her to wake up completely. Number 61 out of on my all time book list. She is completely unrealistic in her talents, skills, achievements, and attractiveness.
We are experiencing technical difficulties. Feb 16, Gina rated it it was amazing Shelves: The author occasionally goes a bit overboard with her descriptive explanations of tool making and hide curing etc etc etc! He was glad he had not come upon them unknowing.
Rydag’s intelligence, maturity and wit endear him to Jondalar as well, who learns to overcome his cultural prejdice towards Clan and half-Clan people. She made a face.
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These are the kind of people you should have grown up with, you know. Mamut learned some of the Clan sign language during that stay, and became aware of the fact that the Clan are human as opposed to other animals, as is the common opinion of most of his people. This is the third book in this series I have read. Isn”t that what Iza told you to do? Jean Auel makes you feel you are among our extremely distant ancestors who are trying to make sense of the world, and doing what they can to live another day.
Jun 29, Jen from Quebec: Jondalar is hacked off.
And that takes up a lot of the book. The colt is Racer.
She’s managed to learn so much from Jondalar, but her heritage and customs from living as part of the Clan of the Cave Bear are still ingrained in her behaviour and finally meeting more ‘Others’ is both a welcome adventure and a trial once again. Selected pages Title Page. The love triangle plot fires into action when Ranec, who has so far only watched Ayla from afar, mamnoth known to Ayla his desire for her at her adoption jeab into the tribe.
Smaller, a different colour, etc. It would be interesting to see their reaction.
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Is she of the river people? I guess now that she’s with her kind of people, Auel just can’t make it interesting.
The biggest drawback to the book is in Ayla’s animal companions. Sheher ajel manand strange menagerie, two horses, Whinney and Racer and soon a baby wolf. I am listening to the audio books, and I have to say that the narrator, Sandra Burr has really stepped up her game from the first book. I was put off Jean M.