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The clan of the cave bear [electronic resource] : Earth's Children® Series, Book 1. Jean M Auel.

By: Auel, Jean M.
Material type: TextTextSeries: Earth's Children&#174.Publisher: 2010Description: 1 online resource.Content type: text Media type: computer Carrier type: online resourceISBN: 9780307767615 (electronic bk).Subject(s): Fiction | Historical Fiction | Literature | ThrillerGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: No titleOther classification: FIC002000 | FIC014000 | FIC019000 Online resources: Click for more information. | Excerpt Sample | Image Large cover image | Thumbnail Thumbnail cover image Summary: This novel of awesome beauty and power is a moving saga about people, relationships, and the boundaries of love.Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American ReadThrough Jean M. Auel's magnificent storytelling we are taken back to the dawn of modern humans, and with a girl named Ayla we are swept up in the harsh and beautiful Ice Age world they shared with the ones who called themselves The Clan of the Cave Bear. A natural disaster leaves the young girl wandering alone in an unfamiliar and dangerous land until she is found by a woman of the Clan, people very different from her own kind. To them, blond, blue-eyed Ayla looks peculiar and ugly—she is one of the Others, those who have moved into their ancient homeland; but Iza cannot leave the girl to die and takes her with them. Iza and Creb, the old Mog-ur, grow to love her, and as Ayla learns the ways of the Clan and Iza's way of healing, most come to accept her. But the brutal and proud youth who is destined to become their next leader sees her differences as a threat to his authority. He develops a deep and abiding hatred for the strange girl of the Others who lives in their midst, and is determined to get his revenge.This eBook includes the full text of the novel plus the following additional content:• A preview chapter from Jean M. Auel's The Land of Painted Caves• An Earth's Children® series sampler including free chapters from the other books in Jean M. Auel's bestselling series• A Q&A with the author about the Earth's Children® series
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This novel of awesome beauty and power is a moving saga about people, relationships, and the boundaries of love.Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American ReadThrough Jean M. Auel's magnificent storytelling we are taken back to the dawn of modern humans, and with a girl named Ayla we are swept up in the harsh and beautiful Ice Age world they shared with the ones who called themselves The Clan of the Cave Bear. A natural disaster leaves the young girl wandering alone in an unfamiliar and dangerous land until she is found by a woman of the Clan, people very different from her own kind. To them, blond, blue-eyed Ayla looks peculiar and ugly—she is one of the Others, those who have moved into their ancient homeland; but Iza cannot leave the girl to die and takes her with them. Iza and Creb, the old Mog-ur, grow to love her, and as Ayla learns the ways of the Clan and Iza's way of healing, most come to accept her. But the brutal and proud youth who is destined to become their next leader sees her differences as a threat to his authority. He develops a deep and abiding hatred for the strange girl of the Others who lives in their midst, and is determined to get his revenge.This eBook includes the full text of the novel plus the following additional content:• A preview chapter from Jean M. Auel's The Land of Painted Caves• An Earth's Children® series sampler including free chapters from the other books in Jean M. Auel's bestselling series• A Q&A with the author about the Earth's Children® series

Text Difficulty 5 - Text Difficulty 7

1000 Lexile.

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