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Source:Scholastic Press, Volume 1st, New York, NY, p.264 (2012)
Call Number:Cubb Curr PS3619 .C463 E53 2012
Keywords:Animal rescue--Congo (Democratic Republic)--Juvenile fiction, Animal sanctuaries--Fiction, Animal sanctuaries--Juvenile fiction, Apes--Fiction, Blacks--Congo (Democratic Republic)--Fiction, Bonobo--Fiction, Bonobo--Juvenile fiction, Children of divorced parents--Juvenile fiction, Congo (Democratic Republic)--Fiction, Congo (Democratic Republic)--History--1997- --Juvenile fiction, Divorce--Fiction, Racially mixed people--Fiction, Wildlife rescue--Fiction
Summary: Sophie is not happy to be back in the Congo for the summer, but when she rescues an abused baby bonobo she becomes more involved in her mother's sanctuary--and when fighting breaks out and the sanctuary is attacked, it is up to Sophie to rescue the apes and somehow survive in the jungle.
Lexile measure 900, Ages 12 and up, Adventure, Realistic fiction