Life of Pi [electronic resource] : a novel / Yann Martel.

Authors: Martel, Yann.
Call number: eBook
Publisher: New York : Harcourt, c2001.
Publication date: c2001.
Subject: Survival after airplane accidents, shipwrecks, etc. -- Fiction.
Wilderness survival -- Fiction.
Human-animal relationships -- Fiction.
Storytelling -- Fiction.
Teenage boys -- Fiction.
Ocean travel -- Fiction.
Zoo animals -- Fiction.
Orphans -- Fiction.
Tiger -- Fiction.
Pacific Ocean -- Fiction.
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Title: Life of Pi [electronic resource] : a novel / Yann Martel.
Physical description: 1 online resource
Notes: Description based on print version record.
Summary note: After the tragic sinking of a cargo ship, a solitary lifeboat remains bobbing on the wide, wild Pacific. The crew of the surviving vessel consists of a hyena, one zebra (with broken leg), an orangutan, a 450-pound Royal Bengal Tiger named Richard Parker and Pi -- a 16-year-old Indian boy. As the "crew" begin to assert their natural places in the food chain, Pi's fear mounts, and he must use all his wit and daring to develop an understanding with Richard the tiger.
Awards note: Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2002.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Action and adventure fiction.
Added author: OverDrive, Inc., distributor.
Available in other form:
Martel, Yann. Life of Pi. lst U.S. ed.
ISBN: 9780156035811 (electronic bk.)
0156035812 (electronic bk.)
9780547416113 (electronic bk.)
0547416113 (electronic bk.)
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