The Treasure Trove is the second exciting story from Nicholas John's adventure book for children entitled 'The Baboons Who Flew and other Stories', which features the adventures of Éjula, a mountain gorilla from central Africa, and his animal friends who live together in the sanctuary of the ancient gardens. The Treasure Trove is an enthralling tale about how Lacatus comes across an old discarded satchel in Wolf Wood, while he is out teaching Le Petit Gélu, Xing and Xang and Sulu Minao about the ways of the forest. The discovery of an old book inside it leads to an intriguing mystery that has everyone trying to find out what the clues really mean. The climax to the story sees Éjula and his friends spending the night in the eerie haunt of long-forgotten ancestors, watching and waiting for who knows what. This is a perfect story for children aged 7 to 12 years old, who would like to broaden their vocabulary.