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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Wolves, they are I loved these books as a kid.

The Land of Painted Caves

Looking for More Great Reads? I have never seen an author who was so incredibly untrue to her characters. This review and many of the comments have spoilers marked with the spoiler tag. They look at paintings in the caves.

If you turned Auel Bingo into a drinking game, you could probably be calling people up to tell them you loved them and staggering into doorframes within the first six chapters. Download our Spring Fiction Sampler Now.

A compilation of Ayla short stories throughout the years would have been much more satisfying than the enormous piece of crap she produced.

It is soooooo repetitive that I nearly went insane.

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

After reading several other reviews which uniformly bagged it, which all made me choke laughing at my stupidity, imagining that there could be some actual imagination and creativity and quality left in this saga of sagas, I finally got to yours. It had been so long, or so it seemed. I found typos and strange grammatical errors throughout but they got more frequent and worse towards the end of the book, really giving the impression that the actual plot really was just hastily tacked onto the end.

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They travel a lot. Apr 30, Megan rated it did not like it Shelves: And 2 She has always said in the few interviews I can find that she wrote this whole thing for herself.

I haven’t decided how many stars to give this yet. I heard horrible things about this book, unfortunately, because I was so looking forward to it, audl even though my expectations had a damper put on them, I was eager to complete the story.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. Psinted repetition was so interminable that towards the last third of the novel incidents that had happened earlier in the book were revisited and readers reminded of them. Well, I now have to break it to you that the reason Ayla and Jondalar are clearly, like, destined for each other is because she is able to fit all of his outsized manhood inside her Magical Cave Of Wonders. They have a pet wolf and some horses. E accaddero degli straordinari terremoti e paurosi smottamenti: Maybe someday zuel will see a re-release with edited versions: But Only the Crappy Parts”.

It surged up, until with volcanic release, it engulfed them. Inspired by Your Browsing History. In the five previous books, she introduced many interesting plotlines, which ajel could have explored. E lungo la cosiddetta Via della Seta essi incisero sulle teh degli strani omini stilizzati chiamati Mwana, e in un luogo oggi desertico esiste ancora un tipo di scrittura simile: They made a lot of the same mistakes again. I even lost my love for Ayla But this was one of my least favourite in the series.


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My only complaint was that is could have been about pages shorter. Noooo, she had to keep that shit as mysterious as it is to us all. Auel 1 4 Oct 25, Utterly repetitive and boring. That happens to every writer me included.

In my opinion, however, I would much rather have preferred that the series end with the fifth book when I could imagine what happened. Plot [ edit ] In this three-part book, Ayla is 20 in part 1about 23 in part 2 and 26 in part 3 and is training to become a spiritual leader for the Zelandonii. Few writers can say that and mean it and I hope she is satisfied with what she produced.

What I meant to say is that Auel likes to repeat things.