About this book
A thought-provoking novel of family, first love and growing up, ethics and dilemmas. Ben has been an only child for 13 years. So when his research-scientist parents bring home a baby chimp to raise as a human child, his life is turned upside-down. The 'experiment' leads to unforeseen and complex feelings, problems and issues. Ages: 12+
Ben Tomlin has been an only child for thirteen years. So when his research-scientist parents bring home a baby chimp to raise as a human child, Ben's life is turned upside-down. Teaching a baby chimp how to understand language is not his idea of fun, especially when he's trying to settle in at his new school.
|David Fickling (Random House)|