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Life of Pi : a novel

Author: Yann Martel
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, [2012], ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the sinking of a cargo ship, a solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wild blue Pacific. The only survivors from the wreck are a sixteen-year-old boy named Pi, a hyena, a wounded zebra, an orangutan, and a 450-pound Royal Bengal tiger.
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Genre/Form: Psychological fiction
Adventure fiction
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yann Martel
ISBN: 9780547848419 0547848412
OCLC Number: 811259905
Description: xii, 319 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Yann Martel.

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The beloved and bestselling novel and winner of the Booker Prize, "Life of Pi" has been adapted as a major motion picture directed by Ang Lee, set for release in December 2012 and starring Tobey  Read more...

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PRAISEFORLIFEOFPI: ""Life of Pi" could renew your faith in the ability of novelists to invest even the most outrageous scenario with plausible life." "The New York Times Book Review" "A story to make Read more...

 
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