By Jean M. Auel
#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER
In this, the extreme end of the ice-age epic sequence, Earth’s Children®, Ayla, Jondalar, and their boy or girl daughter, Jonayla, live with the Zelandonii within the 9th Cave. Ayla has been selected as an acolyte to a religious chief and starts off hard education projects.
Whatever hindrances she faces, Ayla unearths creative how you can reduce the problems of lifestyle, looking for wild edibles to make food and experimenting with suggestions to ease the lengthy trips the Zelandonii needs to take whereas honing her talents as a healer and a pacesetter. And there are the Sacred Caves that Ayla’s mentor takes her to work out. they're full of striking work of mammoths, lions, and bears, and their mystical charisma from time to time overwhelms Ayla.
But forever Ayla has spent in education rituals has prompted Jondalar to float clear of her. The rituals themselves deliver her just about loss of life, yet via them Ayla profits a present of data so vital that it'll swap her world.
Sixth within the acclaimed Earth’s teenagers® series
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As they persisted, a few humans moved ahead to stroll or 3 abreast. They took the trail that angled towards the crossing place—it used to be already being known as where of the Lion Hunt. the way in which the rocks were positioned certainly used to be no longer a simple crossing. It used to be something for agile younger males to jump from stone to slippery stone; it used to be really one other for a lady who used to be pregnant or wearing a child, and maybe different packs of nutrients, garments, or implements, or for older ladies or males. accordingly, extra rocks have been conscientiously situated among these the decrease water point had exposed to make the areas among the stepping-stones nearer. once they all had reached the opposite facet of the tributary, the place the path was once large adequate, they tended to stroll or 3 abreast back. Morizan waited for Jondalar and Ayla, who have been citing the rear in entrance of the horses, and stepped in beside them. After an informal trade of greetings, Morizan commented, “I didn’t become aware of how strong your spear-throwing weapon might be, Jondalar. I’ve been training with it, yet staring at you and Ayla use it has given me a brand new appreciation for it. ” “I imagine it’s clever of you to get yourself up to speed with the spear-thrower, Morizan. it's a very potent weapon. Is it whatever Manvelar advised, or did you opt to do it by yourself? ” Jondalar requested. “I made up our minds, yet as soon as i began, he inspired me. He stated i used to be atmosphere an exceptional example,” Morizan stated. “To be sincere, I didn’t care approximately that. It simply seemed like a weapon i needed to benefit. ” Jondalar grinned on the younger guy. He had idea it would be the more youthful ones who will be prepared to attempt out his new weapon first, and Morizan’s reaction was once precisely what he had was hoping may take place. “Good. The extra you perform, the higher you'll get. Ayla and i've been utilizing the spear-thrower for a very long time, all throughout the yearlong trip again domestic, and for greater than a yr earlier than that. As you will find, ladies can deal with a spear-thrower very successfully. ” They Grass River upstream for a long way, then got here to a smaller tributary that was once referred to as Little Grass River. As they persisted upstream alongside the smaller waterway, Ayla started to become aware of a metamorphosis within the air, a funky, wet freshness full of richer smells. Even the grass was once a darker colour of eco-friendly, and in locations the floor was once softer. the trail skirted marshy parts of tall reeds and cattails as they proceeded during the lush valley and approached a limestone cliff. a number of humans have been ready outdoors, between them younger women. Ayla grinned whilst she observed them. they'd all mated on the related Matrimonial in the course of final year’s summer season assembly, and she or he felt in particular with reference to them. “Levela! Janida! i used to be watching for seeing you so much,” she stated, jogging towards them. “I heard you had either determined to maneuver to the second one Cave. ” “Ayla! ” Levela acknowledged. “Welcome to Horsehead Rock. We made up our minds to return right here with Kimeran to work out you, so we wouldn’t need to wait till you came over the second one. It’s so sturdy to work out you.