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Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Gary - Goodreads

The writing started out less-than-elegant, but I decided to keep reading "The Children of First Man" to see what Thom would do with these Welshmen in the New World. Turns out to be a good enough story ... Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Patricia - Goodreads

I love JA Thom--this book was partially set in the Ohio river valley, including Falls of the Ohio, Louisville, Cahokia, and St. Louis. Fascinating story. Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Gus - Goodreads

I can't tell you how much I enjoyed this book. It's the third book from Thom that I have read and each one is great. The cyclical tragedies of the Mandan people, as Thom proposes here, is very ... Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Carolyn Collen-dubose - Goodreads

My favorite Thom book. I had read it years ago and was glad to read it again for my book club. It's long and it's dense and the small paperback format is hard to hold at times, especially if reading ... Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Biljana Koceva-krsteva - Goodreads

Fascinating blend of historical fact and fiction, spanning several centuries, giving you a sense that what you're reading could actually have happened. Loved it. Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Quinn Mcfarlane - Goodreads

Read this book when i was a teenager and loved it!was very disappointed to see such a great book is no longer in print! Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Lina - Goodreads

Super cool concept intertwined with some amazing history. Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Anne - Goodreads

I just could not get into this one, others he's written are loads better. I'm interested in the theory of Madoc but after 144 pages of 544 I found myself struggling to plow through. I decided that life is short so why waste time on a book that's not grabbing me. Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Teresa - Goodreads

This being my second Thom book, I wasn't let down. Covering many centuries and several people's, this is a great fictionalized timeline and I felt immersed in the Native life. I especially loved Thom ... Read full review

Review: The Children of First Man

User Review  - Krissy Obermark - Goodreads

Ah how depressing. Not that I was surprised; it was, after all, a novel about Native American nations. I was, however, really intrigued by the basis of it. I had never heard of the legend of Prince ... Read full review


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