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Life of Pi is a masterful and utterly original novel that is at once the story of a young castaway who faces immeasurable hardships on the high seas, and a meditation on religion, faith, art and life that is as witty as it is profound. Using the threads of all of our best stories, Yann Martel has wo

Author Yann Martel

Pages 480

Publisher Knopf Canada

Published Date 2009-03-19

ISBN 0307371123 9780307371126

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jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "I never read a book quite like this one! It is original and a great book club pick."

jennifer_johnston_7706 shared a tip "There is no other book quite like it."

greg_mitchell_5198 shared a tip ",100%"

eliza_masco shared a tip "Highly suggest Water For Elephants by Sara Gruen, Cold Mountain by Charles Fraizer, and The O Zone by Paul Throrough"

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georgette_keller shared a tip "Yep"

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grace_wilson_426 shared a tip "very written and very entertaining. currently halfway through"

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shannon_gill shared a tip "This is a great read"

helen_r_3719 shared a tip "Yes, but nothing like life of pi. Have you read Snowcrash or six of crows? How about you, what are some of your favorites?"

robyn_moss_9968 shared a tip "Started slow but was an amazing story of survival. Beautifully written."

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hanxo shared a tip "A touching adventure about how a boy survives lost at sea with a bengal tiger."

jen_kamauff shared a tip "Slow start but fantastic book!!"

neva_heywood shared a tip "I haven't read any other books for this author. I usually look for a book under fantasy or fiction and read it."

kelly_holleman shared a tip "I enjoyed it very much."

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deirdre_miles shared a tip "No. How was it?"

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annie_murray shared a tip "Yes, love Yann Martel. And he is Canadian like me."

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jovana_ristic shared a tip "Right now I am reading Becoming by Michelle Obama. Anything that you can recommend for me?"

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satyra_hillgrove shared a tip "I had to read the book for school and I hated reading at the time but ..... I ended up real king enjoying this book !!!"

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emily_cairou shared a tip "Station Eleven by Emily St. John Mandel!"

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sharon_fox shared a tip "No was it good?"

tess_bloom shared a tip "Yes, although it's been quite a while! I saw it in the theater when it came out. Just read the book for the first time last fall."

shannon_clayton_3693 shared a tip "I have and strangely I dont remember recommending this. Joined this app yesterday...... ah well lol"

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annie_lamb shared a tip "I haven't read any other works to know unfortunately."

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grace_neff_1732 shared a tip "Really enjoyed this book, I think it’s the only one I’ve read by this author though!"

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beata_siwinski shared a tip "The movie was good but as usually it's hard for screen version to be as good as the book :)"

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james_munro shared a tip "I have not actually."

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leigh_caruthers shared a tip "Really bookshelf it has no pictures"

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catherine_army shared a tip "Yes, movie was ok. Not my favorite book to movie adaptation."

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ir_k shared a tip "What's your favorites?"

faith_ann_watkins shared a tip "Two Towers by J.R.R Tolkien or Gone Girl"

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monarchy shared a tip "Was my favorite for a long time both book and movie are amazing"

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derek_motta shared a tip "Skin by Ted dekker"

ira_zorn shared a tip "Just read 1984"

laura_peg shared a tip "I never get tired of this book. So many layers."

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michelle_mcbain shared a tip "Enjoy!"

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hazelz_hazelz shared a tip "Great interpretation of something so tragedy"

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corinne_barnes shared a tip "Beautiful imagery and raw emotion"

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hl_kaup-wood shared a tip "I loved all of it. But probably the floating island in the ocean was really interesting and scary."

steve_tarantino shared a tip "Yes it is..better than movie.. of course"

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lori_mollan shared a tip "I thought it had a surprise ending!"

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lori_mollan shared a tip "Did you have a favorite part?"

lynn_markle_5301 shared a tip "Loved this fantasy tale!"

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celeste_jefferson shared a tip "The tiger"

melody_wiegand_ shared a tip "One of a kind. Good, good book!"

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sheila_taylor_clark shared a tip "Haven't got that far"

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molly_nix shared a tip "Loved this one!"

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mamta_patel shared a tip "I havent"

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harriet_sysyn shared a tip "Yes. Good, but not as good as the book."

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kindall_mitchell shared a tip "This is the only book I have read by this author"

michelle_j_8263 shared a tip "The language was very emotive and while you knew it was surreal, it felt real. The ending was totally worth waiting for."

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carrie_kitchen shared a tip "It is the only thing I have read od theirs."

meghann_h shared a tip "Absolutely, I’ve only read this book of his, I wasn’t aware that he had more"

kendra_novotney shared a tip "Book is so much better!"

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anna_duke_246 shared a tip "Book. The movie in my head is better than anything anyone could produce in real life 😊"

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jesika_kimtis shared a tip "I think it compares nicely to the book!"

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cindy_getson shared a tip "Sorry! Haven’t seen the movie."

mary_bruen shared a tip "Loved this book so much. I am a Catholic. I loved how Pi embraced different religions and combined their teachings in his life"

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rhonda_r shared a tip "PS My fiancé has not read the book but saw the movie and enjoyed it."

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laura_graham_larocca shared a tip "Yes, saw the movie too. Beautiful."

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cathryn_johnston shared a tip "Yes! I don’t like the movie nearly as much as the book!"

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christina_carpenter shared a tip "Yes"

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wwwsleepycom shared a tip "if i had to choose, i think itd be misery by stephen king. this one is definitely up there though!"

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kim_noteboom_lewis shared a tip "One of my favorite books!"

emma_sayre shared a tip "I did! I really enjoyed it"

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jared_nathanson shared a tip "I haven't. The book tore me apart. But the movie is on my list."

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ashley_lawrence_2275 shared a tip "Yeah, although I preferred the book."

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stacey_macneil shared a tip "No...I hear it was not great! If you like books follow my recommendations @staceysbookedlife on IG"

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holly_green_168 shared a tip "Yes!"

beth_gventer shared a tip "No I haven’t yet."

jordan_lee_2961 shared a tip "This is still one of my favorite books."

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angela_armendariz shared a tip "Yes! Great story."

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melanie_sigsworth shared a tip "I didn't actually see the movie!"

jeff_7776 shared a tip "Yes but I haven't read any of his other books."

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angel_hajjar shared a tip "Has been on my top 5 books for many years now. It's so beautiful"

shawn_mchale shared a tip "Yes and as always the book is better."

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april_sanchez_6692 shared a tip "The movie was visually beautiful! The book is equally stunning with more detail 💜"

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crystal_spock-shepperson shared a tip "Sure have"

vaida_guthmann shared a tip "Yes. As usual, I like the book better"

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ritsy_george shared a tip "I think both have their own magic to them. :)"

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sharon_hamilton shared a tip "I like reading about different cultures."

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kelly_morris_1215 shared a tip "This book is one of my favorites."

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april_stanton shared a tip "I really liked this one."

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anar_damji shared a tip "Beautiful story!"

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sierra_burgin shared a tip "Wonderful book! Beautiful story! Highly reccomend!"

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kayleen_falkenstein shared a tip "Great book showing different perspectives of religion- and the ending messes with your brain and makes you think!"

marian_hart shared a tip "One of my all time favorites."

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