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The Woman and the Ape
The Woman and the Ape
Author: Peter Hoeg
ISBN-13: 9780140268447
ISBN-10: 0140268448
Publication Date: 9/1/1997
Pages: 272
Rating:
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3.1 stars, based on 7 ratings
Publisher: Penguin (Non-Classics)
Book Type: Paperback
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From Back Cover: Madelene Burden is a modern-day sleeping beauty drowsing gently in an alcoholic stupor, buth the prince whoe kiss brings ber back to life is not tall, dark and handsome...He's a short, dark, 300 pound ape named Erasmus.

That is only the story in a nutshell, it is much more than the obvious. It is about humanity and understanding that there are things much greater than ourselves that our beyond our control and understanding. A very absorbing read.
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An ape's sophisticated intelligence draws Madeline. But compassion turns to passion in an unique story unlike anything you have ever read before.