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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Admittedly, the mercenaries spent all their time in their exercise area. You’re more than you think. One of bad habit of numerous readers is skipping the middle part of the books then jumping to the last one.

Return to Book Page. Many great thoughts too, much wisdom! It felt like two different writers had merged to form an incohesive novel. Antz Bogushevskaya rated it it was amazing Mar 08, He threw out a little scent to a nurse who was helping a newborn ant take its first steps. Set up a giveaway.

Everyone let out bubbly little pheromones of laughter. It is a world brenard death takes many forms–savage birds and voracious lizards, warlike dwarf ants and rapacious bbernard, poisonous beetles and, most bizarre of all, the swift, murderous, giant guardians of the edge of the world: Looking for More Great Reads?


The novel became a cult hi Bernard Werber’s “Ants” trilogy made him one of France’s most popular science fiction novelists in the 90s. It is a world where death takes many forms–savage birds and voracious lizards, warlike dwarf ants and rapacious termites, poisonous beetles and, most bizarre of all, the swift, murderous, giant guardians of the edge of the world: Excerpted from Empire of the Ants by Bernard Werber.

Product details Mass Market Paperback: You’re a chimical cathedral, a fantastic construction game with dosages, balances, mecansims so complex that you wouldn’t conceive it. About Bernard Werber Bernard Werber is a scientific journalist who has studied ants for fifteen years as an avocation.

Here is the stunning international bestseller in the tradition of Watership Down but with a dark, original twist.

Once they had been allocated, the winner could shoot a jet of acid and hit the bull’s-eye without aiming while the loser could go all out with her mandibles without even succeeding in injuring her opponent. Your water is similar to the most harmless ocean, your phosphorus makes you be as one with matches, and your chlorin is the same that the one which desinfects the pools.

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Which are your interests in life? Empire Of The Ants”. For the sake of security, they decided to hold their first meeting in the very depths of the city in one of the rooms anhs the fiftieth floor.

They must be russet ant mercenaries working for the dwarves. The nurses were concentrating hard, sparing neither antibiotic saliva nor attention. Unique, daring, and unforgettable, it tells the story of an ordinary family who accidentally threaten the security of a hidden civilization as intelligent as our own–a colony of ants determined Empire of the Ants: It is a fascinating realm where boats are built of leaves and greenflies are domesticated and milked like cows, where citizens wwrber antennae in “absolute communication” and fight wars with precisely coordinated armies using sprays of glue and acids that can dissolve a snail.


Werber began studying journalism in in Paris, where he berrnard the work of sci-fi writer Philip K.

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When a nymph was on the point of hatching, it was pulled aside, along with others in the same state. April 20, NA: But when the family dog disappears down the basement steps, Jonathan follows–and soon his wife, his son, and various would-be rescuers vanish into its mysterious depths.

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

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Sadly, it falls a quite a bit short of perfect. It is obvious the author delights in his knowledge of ants and both delights and terrorizes us with this knowledge and a keen insight into characterization. My library Help Advanced Book Search. I think this book should be considered for the Pulitzer Prize.