|注意：||"A Tom Doherty Associates book."|
|獎賞：||A Junior Library Guild selection.
Schneider Family Book Award, Teens, 2008.
|描述：||267 p. ; 22 cm.|
Thirteen-year-old Joey Willis, deaf since the age of six, is used to being left out of conversations because her mother never allowed her to learn sign language. Everything changes when Joey meets Dr. Charles Mansell and his baby chimpanzee, Sukari, but as Joey's world blooms with possibilities, the everything changes again.
Deeply moving & real.
評論者是 Johanna (WorldCat讀者所發佈的 2006-09-06)
Joey & Sukari are still on my mind, days after finishing Rorby's fine novel. Joey is a 13-year-old deaf ("I'm deaf, not retarded) girl, who befriends and ultimately champions Sukari, a chimpanzee raised as a human child. This is not a 'cute animal'story, far from it. Sukari communicates through sign...
Intelligent and passionate...a good read at any age
評論者是 historienne (WorldCat讀者所發佈的 2006-09-06)
I happened to hear the author read two selections from this book at our local library a few weeks ago. Intrigued, I bought the book on the spot and had it read by 9:30 the following morning. That's how captivating this story is. Not only did I enjoy the passionate presentation of its theme, but I enjoyed...