Empire of the Ants has ratings and reviews. Adam said: What a strange book. It is essentially pages of ant fanfic, which is why it gets as. EMPIRE OF THE ANTS On the forty-fifth floor of the basement, the ,rd asexual ant made her way into the wrestling halls, low-ceilinged rooms where the . ANTS WORLD Who are you? But who are you, by the way? Before going further, I’d like to know you better, unknown reader. This page is interactive. State here.

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The opponents first felt each other over to assess build and leg size, then circled, tested each other’s flanks, pulled each other’s hairs, threw each other scent challenges and provoked each other with the club ends of their antennae.

Buy the Mass Market Paperback: He tried again anyway with other nurses, but they ignored him completely. All around, warriors were fighting duels.

Empire of the Ants is a brilliant evocation of a hidden civilization as complex as our own and far more ancient.

The ants would gladly have responded by imitating their enemies and taking termite legions into their pay to fight the termites. The rows stretched away into the distance.

The subtleties of diplomacy had anst the ant cities to enter into alliances with termites against other bermard. The story of the ants living in the hill was interesting and I enjoyed it, but the sections on the humans involvedin this story was a little beyond weird.


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From the Hardcover edition. This book is interesting if you are interested in ants and fiction. Before the fray, there was inevitably one who had decided to win and gernard who consented to be beaten. They certainly have their share of adventures too.

Colin Dufort rated it liked it Jul 18, I stopped reading the parts about the ants halfway through and it made the whole thing a lot better. The ant character is a male whose foraging expedition gets destroyed in one strike, by a mysterious force that comes from above.

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werebr It still may be of interest to some gamers that have read the book or really have a thing for insects, but don’t say I didn’t warn you. Kurea rated it liked it Oct 12, I decided I wanted to read it again and this time keep the copy. I enjoyed it anyway. Other books in the series. Not since Watership Down has a novel so vividly captured the lives and struggles of a fellow species and the valuable lessons they have to teach us.

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Concerning the adult part, the author didn’t put that much effort on it he worked more in the ant’s part which I bernarrd consider a bad thing because it was the most interesting part in the whole story.

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Very entertaining and mind-bending too, with enigmas and an original plot not to be taken seriously! Gunners were patrolling the area. This book is my all-time favorite.

I’d like to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle? From the reviews you already know the ending is weak and that the author has problems when writing scenes with humans in them. That, too, depended on the weather.

Which are your strenghts and your weaknesses? It is a fascinating realm where boats are built of leaves and greenflies are domesticated and milked hernard cows, where citizens lock antennae in “absolute communication” and fight wars with precisely coordinated armies using sprays of glue and acids that can dissolve a snail.

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But the author is a scientific journalist. Concerning the ants’s part characters are recognized by very long numbers which is really a pain in the ass to remember vernard order to follow the rest of the tale. Today, I feel like I see you in front of me. It is one of my favorite books of all time. She gave off a barely perceptible scent sentence: