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The Resource Life of Pi, Yann Martel

Life of Pi, Yann Martel

Label
Life of Pi
Title
Life of Pi
Statement of responsibility
Yann Martel
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
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
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Martel, Yann
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.3.M3855
LC item number
L54 2003
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
830
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Series statement
Wheeler large print compass series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Survival
  • Shipwreck survival
  • Survival at sea.
  • Airplane crash survival.
  • Human-animal relationships
  • Pacific Ocean
  • Storytelling
  • Teenage boys
  • Ocean travel
  • Zoo animals
  • Orphans
  • Tiger
Target audience
adult
Label
Life of Pi, Yann Martel
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20002283
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780857865533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2001039737
Label
Life of Pi, Yann Martel
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
20002283
Extent
319 pages
Isbn
9780857865533
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(DLC) 2001039737

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