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The Resource Life of Pi : a novel, Yann Martel

Life of Pi : a novel, Yann Martel

Label
Life of Pi : a novel
Title
Life of Pi
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Yann Martel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Possessing encyclopedia-like intelligence, unusual zookeeper's son Pi Patel sets sail for America, but when the ship sinks, he escapes on a life boat and is lost at sea with a dwindling number of animals until only he and a hungry Bengal tiger remain
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Asian Pacific American Award for Literature: Adult Fiction, 2004.
  • Booker Prize, 2002.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2002.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2002
  • Quebec Writers' Federation Literary Awards, Hugh MacLennan Prize for Fiction, 2001.
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069698
Cataloging source
DLC
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Martel, Yann
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
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830
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc.
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Storytelling
  • Teenage boys
  • Ocean travel
  • Zoo animals
  • Orphans
  • Tigers
  • Pacific Ocean
Target audience
adult
Label
Life of Pi : a novel, Yann Martel
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
ocm47893052
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 319 p.
Isbn
9780151008117
Lccn
2001039737
Label
Life of Pi : a novel, Yann Martel
Publication
Control code
ocm47893052
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st U.S. ed.
Extent
xii, 319 p.
Isbn
9780151008117
Lccn
2001039737

Library Locations

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      30.271302100000 -97.746016800000
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