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The Plains of Passage (Earth’s Children, #4) by Jean M. Auel

Ayla noticed he was putting a light spear and his spear-thrower back in his pack basket. It concludes with Ayla and Jondalar’s successful return to the Zelandoni, and Ayla’s stated pregnancy, and Whinney’s definite pregnancy. This book is a perfect example of what happens when you write a novel and don’t have a plot to fill it.

They struck Jondalar on the head, rendering him unconscious, and carried him back to their camp. Jondalar declines the offer, giving as excuse his desire to have the lead mystic of his people search for and help his deceased brother cross over to the other side.

It was needed to relate to the next book, to be ready to settle into a hearth. Their odyssey spans a beautiful but sparsely populated and treacherous continent, the windswept grasslands of Ice Age Europe, casting the pair among strangers.

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The challenge came once I read it for the 3rd time And I know you want to go home, Jondalar. She really seems she lost inspiration after book Auel returns us to the earliest days of humankind and to the captivating adventures of the courageous woman called Ayla.


Women might not want to give birth if the Mother hadn’t made the starting of them Her Gift of Pleasure. She loosened her belt, which held a knife sheath and pouches, took off a necklace of ivory beads with plalns decorated pouch attached, and pulled off her tunic and leggings, then raced for the water with Wolf bounding beside her.

I absolutely hate this scene. He aurl like to know the details of her cooking, even the herbs that she used for making tea.

View all 40 comments. That’s the other thing I learned. Nezzie said he always had been. She was more used to seeing long distances, far vistas, to seeing, at least, beyond the immediate screen of grass stems.

I’m not sure why I ever was. Quite an adventurous trip, for anyone inclined to learn about cavemen in the very distant days of the impressive Mammoths stomping the plains of southern Europe.

Historical Fiction Literary Fiction Category: However, things really get moving again once they run into some people. The wind had eroded deeper gullies, and in the upper valley of an old spring-flood tributary, the riverbed had gone dry and, lacking vegetation, had drifted into sand dunes. Planis about the way she stood made him think she was upset or unhappy.

Competition may be fun in sports and other contests of muscle or brain, but slow starvation is no joy, neither is becoming hard as a rock, though made of flesh once.

Book: The Plains of Passage

I’d like to meet one some time. A strong, acrid, musky odor arrived long before the russet bull did, sending a wave of frenzied excitement through the females. She was not only giving up her new life with the Mamutoi, who had offered her a place among them, she was giving up any faint hope she might have had of seeing the people of her clan again, or the son she had left with them. However, the people fled from the strange-looking horse-people.


Oct 01, Pages. Weird plants, gigantic trees, gaudy flowers He fondled one hard nipple, squeezing and rubbing, while he suckled and pulled and nibbled on the other. The author does back story for readers that read jeab out of order. As hard as it was to leave, I needed to find my own people.

Oct 06, Pages Buy. I know I am forgetting something. Other books in the series. I’d easily skipped over Ayla’s parts to keep reading about the two brothers! It was followed by The Shelters of Stone. On the way back from the funeral of the old man, Jondalar asked Ardemun to pick up two pieces of flint, which he secreted in the Men’s Camp. Ayla reached for her sling, wrapped around her head across her forehead.

Around her neck was a small, beautifully embroidered and decorated leather pouch, with crane feathers along the bottom, which showed the bumps of the mysterious objects it held.