by Mark Jansen with Barbara Day Zinicola
Paperback ISBN/ITEM#: 0977367622
Date: 30 April, 2006 List Price $12.95 Amazon US / Amazon UK /
From back of book: FarmTek Industries conducts controversial genetic engineering research. Their mission is to creat a new order of life as a source of manual labor for the agricultural industry. Mirabella is the first successful aper. An unintended consequence is her high level of intelligence. Her world changes when she discovers pruning. Then the young aper ventures alone into the outside world. There she meets 3 young teenagers who help her bring the truth of apers to the world.