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Life of Pi : a novel / Yann Martel ; with illustrations by Tomislav Torjanac.

Martel, Yann. (Author). Torjanac, Tomislav, 1972- (Added Author).

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Pi Patel, having spent an idyllic childhood in Pondicherry, India, as the son of a zookeeper, sets off with his family at the age of sixteen to start anew in Canada, but his life takes a marvelous turn when their ship sinks in the Pacific, leaving him adrift on a raft with a 450-pound Bengal tiger for company.
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.
Genre: Psychological fiction.
Adventure fiction.

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