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Life of Pi : a novel / Yann Martel.

Life of Pi : a novel / Yann Martel.
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ISBN 9780857865533 (paperback)
Author Martel, Yann author.
Title Life of Pi : a novel / Yann Martel.
Publisher/Date Edinburgh : Canongate, 2012.
Pagination etc. 352 pages ; 20 cm.
Contents note Originally published: Canada: Alfred A. Knopf, 2001; Edinburgh: Canongate, 2002.
Premier's Reading Challenge: 7-9
Summary Note After the tragic sinking of a cargo ship, one solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wild, blue Pacific. The only survivors from the wreck are a 16 year old boy named Pi, a hyena, a zebra (with a broken leg), a female orangutan, and a 450 pound Royal Bengal tiger. The scene is set for one of the most extraordinary works of fiction in recent years.
Subject Shipwreck victims -- India -- Fiction
Tiger -- Fiction
Orphans -- Fiction
Airplane crash survival -- Fiction
Human-animal relationships -- Fiction
Storytelling -- Fiction
Teenage boys -- Fiction
Ocean travel -- Fiction
Zoo animals -- Fiction
Pacific Ocean -- Fiction
Shelf Location F MART
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