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Chimpanzees | Chimpanzees

karen-joy-fowler's picture
Dec.02.2013
The New York Times bestselling author of The Jane Austen Book Club introduces a middle-class American family, ordinary in every way but one   Meet the Cooke family: Mother and Dad, brother Lowell, sister Fern, and Rosemary, who begins her story in the middle. She has her reasons. “I was...
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May.13.2008
Dana Armstrong is no ordinary primatologist. She was the little girl captured by the cameras of her father's doomed psychology experiment designed to bridge the species barrier by raising a chimpanzee as a member of his own family.  Decades later, the Armstrongs are a uniquely dysfunctional family...