Jean Auel talks about her best-selling novels set in the Ice Age, beginning with Clan of the Cave Bear, in which we met Ayla, a Cro-Magnon girl raised by Neanderthals. The author relates Ayla’s latest adventures in her newest novel, "The Shelters of Stone" (Crown), and talks about her extensive research into prehistoric cultures.

Guests

  • Jean Auel Author

Related Links

Topics + Tags

Comments

comments powered by Disqus
Most Recent Shows

Yochi Dreazen: “The Invisible Front” (Rebroadcast)

Monday, May 25 2015The military’s suicide rate jumped more than 80 percent between 2002 and 2009. One military family who lost a son to suicide and another to combat in Iraq is trying to change that. A new book about one family’s fight to transform the military’s approach to mental illness.