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Life of Pi

Average rating
4 out of 5
Based on 667,786 Ratings and 45,376 Reviews

Book Description
Yann Martel's imaginative and unforgettable Life of Pi is a magical reading experience, an endless blue expanse of storytelling about adventure, survival, and ultimately, faith. The precocious son of a zookeeper, 16-year-old Pi Patel is raised in Pondicherry, India, where he tries on various faiths for size, attracting "religions the way a dog attracts fleas." Planning a move to Canada, his father... More
Book Information
PublisherMariner Books
BindingMass Market Paperback (113 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages420
ISBN-100156030209
ISBN-13978-0156030205
Publication Date05/03/2004
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About Yann Martel (Author) : Yann Martel is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of Yann Martel include Life of Pi, Life of Pi : Student Edition, Life of Pi: Deluxe Illustrated Edition.
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11/8/2012 William Yu tagged as: I recommend, I recommend

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11/8/2012 William Yu tagged as: I recommend, I recommend

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10/26/2012 Anne-Marie Moore tagged as: Inspired me

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7/3/2011 Robin Reardon said:
This is one of the most beautifully written books I've ever read. Martel has a real talent for painting with words, and the depth of his philosophy is subtly apparent in each stroke of his verbal brush. Many times I stopped, took a deep breath, and re-read an entire paragraph just to enjoy it again.... more

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7/1/2010 Sheri Radford tagged as: I recommend

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5/18/2010 Lucy Elliott said:
I'm so exited to have my Illustrated version of this book. This story made me love reading again, and the oversize printing with such lush paintings on that glossy paper, I feel like that 3rd grade bookworm I used to be! Just geeking out. Yann Martel is a brilliant writter, but this is definitly my ... more

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1/11/2010 Lynley Welte tagged as: I read

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10/16/2009 Basak Savcigil tagged as: I recommend, Inspired me, I read

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10/7/2009 Sharon Koontz said: 10075
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6/26/2008 Kerry McCaskill tagged as: I recommend, I read

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8/31/2007 Elizabeth Bluemle tagged as: I Read

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