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Author Lansdale, Joe R., 1951-

Title The ape man's brother / Joe R. Lansdale ; [dust jacket and interior illustrations, Ken Laager].

Publication Info. Burton, MI : Subterranean Press, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Fiction    LANSDALE,JOE    Available
 PAS Central Library Fiction    FIC LANSDALE,J    DUE 01-30-19
 PAS Lamanda Park Branch Fiction    FIC LANSDALE,J    Available
Edition [Deluxe hardcover edition]
Description 103 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Summary "Orphaned by a plane crash, raised in the wilds of a lost world hidden somewhere beneath a constant mist, The Big Guy and his ape-man brother from another mother are living a life of danger amongst rampaging dinosaurs, giant birds, warring ape tribes, and all manner of deadly beasts. It's a wonderful existence for someone like The Big Guy and his furry brother, except for the flea problem. Then an expedition of explorers from the outside turn his world inside out. Or rather, a very blonde beauty called The Woman does. It leads to his and his ape brother being convinced to fly to New York by zeppelin, where they become the toast of the town. They even make Hollywood movies. It seems perfect. At least until The Big Guy does something that comes quite naturally to him in the wild, but leads to public humiliation in this new-found world. To make matters worse, his ape brother has grown to not only love the pampered life, meals he doesn't have to chase down, good cigars, fine wines and statuesque women, he's come to like the Wrong Woman. Changes are afoot. They lead to a return to the world beneath the mist, and a deadly and unexpected encounter with a foe that is in many ways far worse than any dinosaur"--Dust jacket flap.
Subject Apes -- Fiction.
Wild men -- Fiction.
Added Author Laager, Kenneth.
ISBN 1596066180

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