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Yann Martel - Life of Pi - 9781841952833 - KSS0008082
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Life of Pi

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Description for Life of Pi Paperback. Clean copy with some shelf wear, slight foxing to endpapers, minor nicks and bumps on cover but remains a clean copy
After the tragic sinking of a cargo ship, one solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wild, blue Pacific.The crew of the surviving vessel consists of a hyena, a zebra (with a broken leg), a female orang-utan, a 450-pound Royal Bengal tiger and Pi - a 16-year-old Indian boy.The scene is set for one of the most extraordinary pieces of literary fiction of recent years. Yann Martel's Life of Pi is a transformative novel, a dazzling work of imagination that will delight and astound readers in equal measure. It is a triumph of storytelling and a tale that will, as ... Read more

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Canongate Books
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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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About Yann Martel
Besides Life of Pi, Yann Martel is the author of a collection of short stories, The Facts Behind the Helsinki Roccamatios, a novel, Self, and a forthcoming collection of letters to the Prime Minister of Canada, What is Stephen Harper Reading? Life of Pi is being adapted to the screen by Ang Lee. Yann Martel's next book will be ... Read more

Reviews for Life of Pi
Yann Martel is a vivid and entrancing story-teller.

Sunday Telegraph

An inventive, shocking and ultimately uplifting story.

Daily Mail

In its subject and its style, this enormously lovable novel is suffused with wonder: a willed innocence that produces a fresh, sideways look at our habitual assumptions, about religious ... Read more

Goodreads reviews for Life of Pi

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