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Life of Pi

Author: Yann Martel
Publisher: London : Walker Canongate, 2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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After the tragic 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 zebra (with a  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Young adult fiction
Fiction
Young adult works
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yann Martel
ISBN: 9781406330267 1406330264
OCLC Number: 620128681
Notes: Originally published: Canada: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001; Edinburgh: Canongate, 2002.
Awards: Winner of Booker Prize for Fiction 2002
Short-listed for Coventry Inspiration Book Awards: Scene It, Read It Category 2014
Description: xiv, 325 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Yann Martel.

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"This enormously loveable novel is suffused with wonder." The Guardian "Martel's yarn is an unfailingly enjoyable blend of magical realism and Robinson Crusoe." The Independent on Sunday "A Read more...

 
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