Free Ralph!: An Evolutionary Fable
Ralph is the stage name of Kumbu, a chimpanzee who was kidnapped in infancy and trained as a trapeze performer in the circus. As his debut performance approaches, primatology professor Dr. Jane Keller mounts a campaign to return Ralph to the wild. Meanwhile, an aging small-town janitor named Wilbur Trimble is fulfilling his lifelong dream of an African safari when he gets lost in the jungle and adopted by a band of chimpanzees. When the chimps discover that he has the Gift the ability to communicate telepathically, as they do they commission him to rescue a lost little one . . . named Kumbu. As the story builds to a climax on opening day of the circus, the chimpanzees have much to teach Wilbur about ecological reality.
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A Monkey Without a Tail
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