Ape house : a novel / Sara Gruen

Author(s): Gruen, Sara
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Subjects: Human-animal relationships--Fiction
Bonobo--Fiction
Animal rights activists--Fiction
Reality television programs--Fiction
Formats: Print
Material Type: Books
Language: English
Audience: Unspecified
Edition: 1st ed
Published: New York : Spiegel & Grau, 2010
LC Classification: P, PS
Physical Description: 306 p. ; 25 cm
Notes: LCCN: 2010008928
ISBN: 9780385523219 (acid-free paper)
ISBN: 0385523211 (acid-free paper)
Summary: When a family of bonobo apes who know American Sign Language are kidnapped from a language laboratory, their mysterious appearance on a reality TV show propels scientist Isabel Duncan, together with reporter John Thigpen, on a personal mission to rescue them. An entertaining book that calls into question our assumptions about these animals who share 99.4% of our DNA
OCLC Number: 551198608
ISBN/ISSN: 9780385523219
0385523211