By Peter Hoeg, translated by Barbara Haveland.
Abridged in ten parts by Penny Leicester and read by Helen Schlesinger.The story begins with the arrival in London of a highly intelligent ape called Erasmus.
But his freedom is soon to be sacrificed to the ambitions of a ruthless zoologist.
Madelene and Johnny have rescued the ape from her husband's laboratory.
Meanwhile, Adam has reported the disappearance of both his wife and the ape to the authorities.