Books tagged: chimpanzees

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The Bakhtin Chronicles: Academia
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 34,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Bakhtin is a Russian cat who comes to Edinburgh to study creative writing. Read his diary about his struggles, and those of fellow students and flatmates: two dogs, two cats, a mouse, guinea pig and scholarly chimpanzee.
Theory of Mind
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 80,620. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Part love story, part thriller, Theory of Mind is the compelling and disturbing story of a young woman's attempt to discover what goes on inside the minds of chimpanzees, mankind's nearest living relatives. Her involvement with the animals starts to affect her own relationships. Richly observed and powerfully written.
The Gorilla Nanny
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,330. Language: American English. Published: December 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The Gorilla Nanny is a tale of Big Boy's gorilla troop, during a 2050 civil war. Released with other zoo animals into the wilderness, the last gorilla troop on earth has little chance of survival, until the gorillas encounter an unexpected ally in their fight for survival in the rugged mountains. Ironically the same technology that led to social chaos also helps Big Boy's gorilla Troop survive.
Second Genesis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
SURVIVAL IS AN INSTINCT In a private compound deep in the jungles of the Amazon rain forest, a team of scientists, expert in stem cell engineering, is playing God. With unnerving success. Among them, young biologist Jamie Kendrick is grappling with the implications of the lab's creation—a genetically altered chimpanzee, as intelligent, as soulful, and as sentient as man.
Pest Control: An Essay
Price: Free! Words: 2,010. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
A suggestion for replacing poisons and habitat destruction with feeding pests in designated areas to control the population and keep them out of man's way.
Animal Groups and Their Nouns of Assemblage - Troops, Pods & Parades
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Reference » Words lists
Animal Groups from Alligators to Zebras and everything in between. 85 animals and their group names along with fun facts and trivia about each. Interesting names and outstanding photos! You all know a Pod, and a Flock and a Bunch, but did you know Leaps, and Smacks and a Clutch? A Gaggle of Geese, a Party of Jays, a Murder of Crows, You're Kidding! No Way!
A Mother's Love
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by Blue Shark Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Gasira is a chimp taken from the wild when she was a baby and gifted with human intelligence. Now an adolescent, she’s asking about the one topic no one ever talks about. Mothers. Desperate to know about her real mother she works with a pair of madcap orangs to steal her file. Only the plan blows up in her face, leading to a courtroom drama that places the idea of uplift itself on trial.
The Perfect Hiding Place
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,890. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Science fiction » General
The house next door has been sold and the new neighbors are moving in. Do you think they're religious? They seem to have a lot of kids. Do you think they're hiding something? They look ethnic. Do you think they might be worth robbing? Obviously, they can't be *monkeys*... (5500-word short story)