The Mammoth Hunters Author:Jean M. Auel The joyfully anticipated third novel in the Earth's Children series follows the beautiful and independent heroine, Ayla, on her journey of adventure and self-discovery. Ayla sets out from the valley of horses with Jondalar, the golden-haired man she loves. Their travels take them to the Mammoth Hunters' dwelling where Ayla finds new friends, p... more »owerful allies, and dangerous foes. She uses her knowledge of medicine and language to help the Mammoth Hunters; they in turn offer Ayla a precious gift she has been seeking all her life. But Ayla's life among the hunters also presents her with the greatest decision she has ever had to make; whether to "join" with Ranee, the dashing artist who adores her, or to stay with Jondalar, the man who has taught her to love.
Set in the challenging terrain of Ice Age Europe, "The Mammoth Hunters" is a powerful novel of love, knowledge, jealousy, and hard choices; a novel guaranteed to garner Jean Auel even greater acclaim.« less