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The Land of Painted Caves (Earths Children 6)

The Land of Painted Caves (Earths Children 6)

by Jean M. Auel

Publisher Hodder & Stoughton

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This beautiful, leatherbound limited edition is limited to 1000 copies. It features bonded leather quarterbound and cloth cover, cloth covered slipcase, printed endpapers, head and tail bands, ribbon marker and is signed and numbered by the author.

The triumphant finale of the hugely successful Earth's Children series.

THE LAND OF PAINTED CAVES concludes the story of Ayla, her mate Jondalar, and their little daughter, Jonayla, taking readers on a journey of discovery and adventure as Ayla struggles to find a balance between her duties as a new mother and her training to become a Zelandoni - one of the Ninth Cave community's spiritual leaders and healers.

Once again, Jean Auel combines her brilliant narrative skills and appealing characters with a remarkable re-creation of the way life was lived thousands of years ago, rendering the terrain, dwelling places, longings, beliefs, creativity and daily lives of Ice Age Europeans as real to the reader as today's news.

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About the Author

Jean M. Auel

Jean M. Auel is an American writer who wrote the Earth's Children books, a series of novels set in prehistoric Europe that explores human activities during this time, and touches on the interactions of Cro-Magnon people with Neanderthals. Her books have sold more than 45 million copies worldwide.


In 1977, Auel began extensive library research of the Ice Age for her first book. She joined a survival class to learn how to construct an ice cave, and learned primitive methods of making fire, tanning leather, and knapping stone from the aboriginal skills expert Jim Riggs.


The Clan of the Cave Bear was nominated for numerous literary awards, including an American Booksellers Association nomination for best first novel. It was also later adapted into a screenplay for a film of the same name.

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