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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.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
069698
Cataloging source
APL
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martel, Yann
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
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
Note
"A Harvest book" -- t.p
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
xi, 401 p.
Isbn
9780156030205
System control number
ocm55089653
Label
Life of Pi : a novel, Yann Martel
Publication
Note
"A Harvest book" -- t.p
Dimensions
18 cm.
Edition
Paperback ed.
Extent
xi, 401 p.
Isbn
9780156030205
System control number
ocm55089653

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