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Life of Pi : a novel

Author: Yann Martel
Publisher: Edinburgh : Canongate, 2003, ©2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
Pi lives in Pondicherry, India, where his father owns the city's zoo. The family decides to emigrate to Canada, but tragedy strikes at sea. In the lifeboat are five survivors: Pi, a hyena, a zebra, a female orang-utan & a 450-pound Royal Bengal tiger.

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Genre/Form: Belletristische Darstellung
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Yann Martel
ISBN: 184195425X 9781841954257 184195392X 9781841953922
OCLC Number: 54827859
Awards: Winner of The Man Booker Prize 2002 (UK)
Short-listed for Coventry Inspiration Book Awards 2013 (UK)
Description: xvi, 428 pages ; 18 cm
Responsibility: Yann Martel.


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Every page offers something of tension, humanity, surprise, or even ecstasy * * The Times * * A terrific book . . . fresh, original, smart, devious, and crammed with absorbing lore -- Margaret Read more...

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