The Woman and the ApeeBook - 1996
In London, a housewife repays her scientist husband for making her life miserable by releasing an equally unhappy ape on which he was experimenting. Together they take off to a wildlife reserve where they have an affair and she teaches him to talk. Part comedy, part study of animal exploitation, by a Danish writer, author of Smilla's Sense of Snow.
Publisher: New York : Farrar, Straus and Giroux, 1996
Edition: 1st ed
Characteristics: 261 p. ; 24 cm