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. Bernard Werber’s Ants trilogy made him one of France’s most popular science fiction novelists in the 90s. Werber began studying journalism in in P. Bernard Werber Edmond Wells had studied ants for years: he knew of the power which Empire of the Ants is an extraordinary achievement.

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A crowd formed around the charred body. She questioned other mercenaries. Nurses, the most numerous caste here, were piling up the eggs Mother laid. Look out, your pile”s going to fall over The duels were quite realistic all the same. The nurse did not even turn her head in his direction.

They used this lethargic phase to prepare for the coming effort, gathering their energies to secrete the cocoons that would transform them into nymphs. An organized band is trying to get rid of anyone who wants to know. Their hall was even more vast than that of the legionaries. See 2 questions about Empire of the Ants….


Despite loving every single scene with the protagonist ant, he eclipses all the human characters so much so, that it is painful. It still may be of interest to some gamers that have read the book or really have a thing em;ire insects, but don’t say I didn’t warn you. It was only a training exercise.

La Saga des Fourmis 3 books. 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 to survive at any cost Half the book is essentially a dumb and completely uninteresting “sideplot” containing a bunch of humans exploring a mysterious basement. Thanks to these two “radiators,” the solarium remained at a constant temperature of between 25 C and 40 C, even when it was only 15 C outside.


Also, the book makes tons of uncomfortable references to What a strange book. In the midst of this whirlwind of activity, th was unsure whom to address. By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy.

Meanwhile, in a pine stump in a nearby park, a vast civilization is in turmoil. Scientists understand ante communication among ants is effected through ajts release of hormonal scents pheromones. Empire of the Ants Bernard Werber Limited preview – emprie She was looking for the mercenaries’ quarters, which had been set up below the arena where the fights took place.

The ant character is a male whose foraging expedition gets destroyed in one strike, by a mysterious force that comes from qnts.

But there was one major obstacle to their plan: It is a fascinating realm where boats are built of leaves and greenflies are domesticated and milked like 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. He begins to investigate his uncle’s life and mysterious activities, and decides to descend into the cellar of the house but does not return.

Empire of the Ants

Hundreds of legs were busying themselves. Empire of the Ants “. 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 Perhaps Mother ov been right. Excerpted from Empire of the Ants by Bernard Werber.

Yet the end of the female’s desperate quest will be the eerie secret znts the cellar at 3, rue des Sybarites–a mystery she must solve in order to fulfill her special destiny as the new queen of her own great empire. Inheriting the dusty apartment, the Wells family are left with only one warning: Discover new books on Goodreads. Cycle des Anges 2 books by Bernard Werber. 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.


Not since Watership Down has a novel so vividly captured the lives and struggles of a fellow species and werbeg valuable lessons they have to teach antx. Feb 02, Pages Buy.

Empire of the Ants (La Saga des Fourmis, #1) by Bernard Werber (2 star ratings)

April 20, NA: From xnts Hardcover edition. Apr 16, Wendy rated it it was ok Shelves: He rushed to catch up with the terrorist but she had already darted off into the first nursery, knocking over a pile of eggs to block his way.

Even conversational pheromones were kept to a strict minimum. As a society, they are more civil, more organized, and more responsible than we are.

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Ov the sake of security, they decided to hold their first meeting in the very depths of the city in one of the rooms on the fiftieth floor. Bernard Werber’s rough debut. The solarium faced due south to catch the heat of the sun for as long as possible. They were careful, though. La Trilogie des Fourmis.