Life of Pi : a novel / Yann Martel.

Martel, Yann (Author).
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Electronic resources

Available copies

  • 80 copies at PINES. (Show)
  • 3 copies at Athens Regional Library System. (Show)
  • 1 copy at Athens-Clarke County Library.

Current holds

1 current hold with 94 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status
Athens Regional Library System - Athens-Clarke County Library FIC MARTEL 31001000220179 FICTION Available

Record details

  • ISBN: 0151008116
  • ISBN: 9780151008117
  • Physical Description: xii, 319 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Harcourt, c2001.

Content descriptions

Restrictions on Access Note: Available for distribution in: CANADA, USA.
Summary, etc.: 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.
Awards Note: Man Booker Prize for Fiction, 2002.
Subject: Shipwreck survival > Fiction.
Human-animal relationships > Fiction.
Pacific Ocean > Fiction.
Storytelling > Fiction.
Teenage boys > Fiction.
Ocean travel > Fiction.
Zoo animals > Fiction.
Orphans > Fiction.
Tiger > Fiction.
Psychological fiction
Survie apr├Ęs accidents d'avion, naufrages, etc. > Romans, nouvelles, etc. pour la jeunesse.
Relations homme-animal > Romans, nouvelles, etc.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Adventure fiction.