1981 - First Novel
Sunday, June 10, 2012 at 2:38PM
National Book Foundation

The Clan of the Cave Bear

By Jean M. Auel

Original Publisher: Crown Publishing

Current Publisher: Bantam

Fiction Finalists for First Novel That Year:

Fiction Winner for First Novel That Year: Ann Arensberg for Sister Wolf

Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available

The Year in Literature:

More Information: The Clan of the Cave Bear was made into a 1986 film of the same title directed by Michael Chapman and starring Daryl Hannah.

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