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Life of Pi : a novel

Author: Yann Martel
Publisher: Boston : Mariner Books, 2003, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : English : 1st Harvest edView 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 stories
Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yann Martel
ISBN: 9780547848419 0547848412 9780606269315 0606269312 9780156027328 0156027321 0151008116 9780151008117
OCLC Number: 857791336
Awards: Winner of the Man Booker prize in 2002.
Description: xii, 319 pages ; 21 cm
Responsibility: Yann Martel.

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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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