"Potent . . . Dann's prehistoric epic is a dizzying amalgam of legend, myth, archaeology, warfare and romance. . . . "-"Publishers Weekly""Impressive research lends flintiness to a work that holds up well indeed to Jean Auel's "Earth's Children" trilogy." -"Kirkus Reviews""In the tradition of" Clan of the Cave Bear", this prehistoric epic introduces a gallery of memorable characters while successfully conjuring the primitive culture and environment of the Ice Age. . . . Suffused in the mythology and mysticism of an ancient era, this mesmerizing saga will enthrall a broad spectrum of readers"-"Booklist"