Book Verdict


by Eliot Schrefer

Part of a Series: Ape Quartet.

First Release:

August 2016

ISBN: 9780545655033

John hasn’t seen his dad—or pet orangutan, Raja—since his parents divorced six years ago. When John learns that his father is selling Raja to a disreputable zoo, he sets out to save the ape. Q&A with the author. Bibliography. Black-and-white illustration and photographs.

  • ISBN: 9780545655033
    Format: Print Book
    Edition: Hardcover edition
    Publisher: Scholastic
    Page Count: 272
    Trim Size: 5 1/2" x 8 1/4"
    Accelerated Reader: Level: 5.8, Points: 11
    Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.5, Points: 18
    Lexile: Level: 840L
    Awards & Honors: Parents’ Choice Award Winner, Fiction Gold
    Green Earth Book Award 2017, Honor, Young Adult Fiction
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