On Sale April 25, 2017
“A powerful, warm and thought-provoking book that artfully blends facts with fiction to put flesh on many abstract scientific debates.”
—Yuval Noah Harari,
author of Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind and Homo Deus: A Brief History of Tomorrow
“Claire Cameron’s book is a necessary, brilliantly feminist and intuitive reading of our earliest history. She memorably paints a full world with her Neanderthals and binds it perfectly to our own.”
—Sheila Heti, author of How Should a Person Be?
“It is one of those novels that opens the world to you in a different way, and after finishing it this world will never look the same to you again.”
—Herman Koch, author of The Dinner and Dear Mr. M
“The women of Cameron’s The Last Neanderthal are fierce, whatever their time period…Couldn’t put it down.”
—Eden Robinson, author of Monkey Beach and Son of a Trickster
Claire Cameron’s second novel, THE BEAR, was called, “A tender, terrifying, poignant ride,” by O Magazine. It was long listed for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction (formerly the Orange Prize) and is a number 1 bestseller in Canada.