Planet of the Apes
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(4.3 based on 593 ratings)
  • 1
    Planet of the Apes | Pierre Boulle

    Planet of the Apes

    • UNABRIDGED (5 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Pierre Boulle
    • Narrated By Greg Wise
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (232)
    Performance
    (214)
    Story
    (213)

    Greg Wise reads Pierre Boulle's chilling, iconic novel about a nightmare world where apes rule over men. In a spaceship that can travel at the speed of light, Ulysse, a journalist, sets off from Earth for the nearest solar system. He finds there a planet which resembles his own, except that on Soror humans behave like animals and are hunted by a civilised race of primates.

    ORANGUTANS ARE OFFICIAL SCIENCE

    GORILLAS ARE MEAT EATERS
    This is a great intelligent read. If you pick this up looking forward to the campy war like gorillas in the movie, you wi..Show More »

    Reviewed on August 05 2016 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
  • 2
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  • 3
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  • 4
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  • 5
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  • 6
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  • 7
    Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The Official Movie Novelization | Alex Irvine

    Dawn of the Planet of the Apes: The Official Movie Novelization

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 55 mins)
    • By Alex Irvine
    • Narrated By Christian Rummel
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (342)
    Performance
    (323)
    Story
    (320)

    A growing nation of genetically evolved apes led by Caesar is threatened by a band of human survivors of the devastating virus unleashed a decade earlier. They reach a fragile peace, but it proves short-lived, as both sides are brought to the brink of a war that will determine who will emerge as Earth's dominant species.

    KOBA DID NOT THINK, HE PLANNED

    THEY MIGHT BE MONKEY LOVERS, BUT THEY WERE STILL HIS SPECIES.
    The strong part of this book was the characters. Irvine did a great job giving each ..Show More »

    Reviewed on November 23 2014 by Jim "The Impatient" (Springfield, MO, United States)
  • 8
    War for the Planet of the Apes: Revelations: The Official Movie Prequel | Greg Keyes

    War for the Planet of the Apes: Revelations: The Official Movie Prequel

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 59 mins)
    • By Greg Keyes
    • Narrated By Keith Szarabajka
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (5)
    Performance
    (4)
    Story
    (4)

    Driven from their woodland home, Caesar and his apes are still recovering from the takeover by renegade ape Koba. Caesar is desperate to avoid war with the humans, but it is a faint hope, as his enemies are about to receive military reinforcements headed by the ruthless Colonel McCullough.

    Better than I expected

    This was my very first POTA book and I adored it. It gives the reader (listener) a true and pure look into the apes' minds, and with a great narrator ..Show More »

    Reviewed on September 11 2017 by Amazon Customer ()
  • 9
    War for the Planet of the Apes: The Official Movie Novelization | Greg Cox

    War for the Planet of the Apes: The Official Movie Novelization

    • UNABRIDGED (8 hrs and 2 mins)
    • By Greg Cox
    • Narrated By Keith Szarabajka
    • Whispersync for Voice-ready
    Overall
    (14)
    Performance
    (14)
    Story
    (14)

    Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet.

    If you loved the movie, this fills in some blanks

    I am a huge planet of the apes fan and it was great to "read" the book without turning pages, and when I wanted to go back over a section, it was grea..Show More »

    Reviewed on July 27 2017 by RickHorner ()