Once again Jean M. Auel opens the door of a time long past to reveal an age of wonder and Ayla ventures into the land of the Mamutoi–the Mammoth Hunters. 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 Buy (ebook) The Mammoth Hunters from Dymocks online BookStore. Find latest reader reviews and much more at Dymocks.

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She is an American author best known for her Earth’s Children books, a series of novels set in prehistoric Europe that explores interactions of Cro-Magnon people with Neanderthals. As of her novels have sold more than 45 million copies worldwide, with nearly half that total number sold in the United States alone. She grew up in Chicago. Following her marriage to Ray Auel—a man she has known since they were children together in grade school, and with whom she recently celebrated a 56th wedding anniversary–the Auels relocated to Oregon.

She did her undergraduate work at Portland State University, and later earned an M. Inat the age of forty and on the cusp of changing jobs, Ms. Auel was inspired by the idea of writing a story—a short story—that was as entertaining and informative as the books she enjoyed herself.

She envisioned a young woman from mankind’s earliest history, who was the archetypal stranger, living with people who are physically and psychologically different. Auel began to write, until she realized something important: She had no idea what the world she wanted to write about was like. How did early people live? What did they eat? What were their relationships like?

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And what kind of a woman could not only live through the challenges of this harsh world and harsher prejudices, but triumph?

Always meticulous and a voracious reader, Ms.

Auel began to research. She visited the local library and came home with two armfuls of books. She immersed herself in the available historical and scientific data, learning everything she could about life more than 30, years ago. Her extensive, precise research became a hallmark of her work, earning her the respect of archeologists, anthropologists, and paleontologists worldwide for her subtle interpretation of facts and artifacts.


Scientists have to be objective, she has stated, but as an author I have to be subjective. But it is an informed subjectivity, and true to the facts we have.

She named her heroine Ayla pronounced with a long A. Auel’s short story grew into an outline for a novel … and the outline grew into a plan for six epic novels.

I told my husband I had a plan for six books, she laughs, and he replied I hadn’t even written one! But she soon finished the first of the novels, entitled The Clan of the Cave Bear, composed in a burst of creative energy in just over one year. A chance encounter with a New York-based literary agent at a local writers’ workshop further sparked her success; the much-respected Jean Naggar expressed real interest in the manuscript.

Impressed with the power of her storytelling, Naggar negotiated a deal for the novel … and the rest is publishing history. Her third novel The Mammoth Hunters broke records, being the first hardcover novel with a first printing of more than one million copies.

InThe Plains of Passage was published, and inher fifth novel, The Shelters of Stone, debuted aul 1 on bestseller lists in 16 countries.

The Land of Painted Caves will be published all over the world in late March, Auel still lives in Portland, Oregon. She holds four honorary degrees from universities, and was awarded the French government’s Ministry of Culture Officer in the Order of Arts and Letters medal. Levertijd We doen er alles aan om dit artikel op tijd te bezorgen. Mwmmoth is echter in mamomth enkel geval mogelijk dat door omstandigheden de bezorging vertraagd is.

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Samenvatting Leaving the valley of quel with Jondalar, the handsome man she has nursed back to health and come to love, Ayla embarks on a journey that will lead her to the Mamutoi; the Mammoth Hunters. But as she settles into this new life among a people at first strange and disturbingly different, Ayla finds herself irresistibly drawn to Ranec, their master-carver. Ultimately, she is compelled to make a fateful choice between the two men.

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Jean Auel’s imaginative reconstruction of pre-historic life, rich in detail of language, culture, myth and ritual, has become a set text in schools and colleges around ammmoth world. Recensie s Clearly falls into the unputdownable category. Reviews Schrijf een review. Mercurious Friesland 17 november Ik raad dit product aan. Spannend Fantasierijk Meeslepend verhaal. Heerlijk boek om te lezen.

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