King Bruno


In 2006 Bruno, an alpha male chimpanzee, escaped from the Tacugama Chimpanzee Sanctuary in Sierra Leone and disappeared into the forest, where he remains to this day. King Bruno tells this astonishing true story for readers of all ages.


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'Enchanting, moving and educational, King Bruno will appeal to young and old alike'

Jane Goodall

'A haunting and beautifully imagined tale of what it is to be an ape among humankind'

Aminatta Forna

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