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              Books by Yann Martel

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              Beatrice And Virgil
               

              Beatrice And Virgil (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Martel, Yann

              • RRP: $40.00
              • $32.00
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              Destiny can take many shapes. For Henry, a writer struggling to finish a book about the Holocaust, it arrives in the form of a puzzling envelope from a stranger. The envelope takes him into a taxidermist's workshop. Filled with lovingly preserved animals from all corners of the g...lobe, this place is unlike anywhere he has ever been.
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              ISBN 9781921656255
              Published NZ 14 Apr 2010
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              Making of Life of Pi: A Film, a Journey

              Making of Life of Pi: A Film, a Journey (Hardback)

              By Castelli, Jean-Christophe; Martel, Yann; Lee, Ang

              • RRP: $59.99
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              Offers a behind-the-scenes look at Academy Award-winning director Ang Lee's film, Life of Pi , that is an adaptation of Yann Martel's international bestseller and Man Booker Prize-winning novel.

              ISBN 9781781166383
              Released NZ 30 Oct 2012
              Publisher Titan Books Ltd
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              The High Mountains of Portugal

              The High Mountains of Portugal (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Martel, Yann

              • RRP: $37.00
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              ISBN 9781922182814
              Published NZ 2 Feb 2016
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              The High Mountains Of Portugal
               

              The High Mountains Of Portugal (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Martel, Yann; Read by Bramhall, Mark

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              With this highly anticipated new novel, the author of the bestselling Life of Pi returns to the storytelling power and luminous wisdom of his master novel. The High Mountains of Portugal is a suspenseful, mesmerising story of a great quest for meaning, told in three intersecting ...narratives that touch the lives of three different people and their families, and taking us on an extraordinary journey through the last century. We begin in the early 1900s, when Tomas discovers an ancient journal and sets out from Lisbon in one of the very first motor cars in Portugal in search of the strange treasure the journal describes. Thirty-five years later, a pathologist devoted to the novels of Agatha Christie, whose wife has possibly been murdered, finds himself drawn into Tomas's quest. Fifty years later, Senator Peter Tovy of Ottawa, grieving the death of his own beloved wife, rescues a chimpanzee from an Oklahoma research facility and takes it to live with him in his ancestral village in northern Portugal, where the strands of all three stories miraculously mesh together. Beautiful, witty and engaging, Yann Martel's new novel offers us the same tender exploration of the impact and significance of great love and great loss, belief and unbelief, that has marked all his brilliant, unexpected novels.
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              ISBN 9781489029522
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2016
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              Dog Boy: Text Classics

              Dog Boy: Text Classics (Paperback)

              By Hornung, Eva; Introduction by Martel, Yann

              • RRP: $15.99
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              ISBN 9781922182845
              Published NZ 24 Feb 2016
              Publisher Misc - United Book Distributor
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              The High Mountains Of Portugal
               

              The High Mountains Of Portugal (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By Martel, Yann; Read by Bramhall, Mark

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $46.74
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              With this highly anticipated new novel, the author of the bestselling Life of Pi returns to the storytelling power and luminous wisdom of his master novel. The High Mountains of Portugal is a suspenseful, mesmerising story of a great quest for meaning, told in three intersecting ...narratives that touch the lives of three different people and their families, and taking us on an extraordinary journey through the last century. We begin in the early 1900s, when Tomas discovers an ancient journal and sets out from Lisbon in one of the very first motor cars in Portugal in search of the strange treasure the journal describes. Thirty-five years later, a pathologist devoted to the novels of Agatha Christie, whose wife has possibly been murdered, finds himself drawn into Tomas's quest. Fifty years later, Senator Peter Tovy of Ottawa, grieving the death of his own beloved wife, rescues a chimpanzee from an Oklahoma research facility and takes it to live with him in his ancestral village in northern Portugal, where the strands of all three stories miraculously mesh together. Beautiful, witty and engaging, Yann Martel's new novel offers us the same tender exploration of the impact and significance of great love and great loss, belief and unbelief, that has marked all his brilliant, unexpected novels.
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              ISBN 9781489029539
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2016
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              Life Of Pi
               

              Life Of Pi (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Martel, Yann; Read by Bhaskar, Sanjeev; Producer Books, Canongate

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              The son of a zookeeper, Pi Patel has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behaviour and a fervent love of stories. When Pi is sixteen, his family emigrates from India to North America aboard a Japanese cargo ship, along with their zoo animals bound for new homes. The ship sinks. P...i finds himself alone in a lifeboat, his only companions a hyena, an orangutan, a wounded zebra, and Richard Parker, a 450-pound Bengal tiger. Soon the tiger has dispatched all but Pi, whose fear, knowledge, and cunning allow him to coexist with Richard Parker for 227 days while lost at sea. When they finally reach the coast of Mexico, Richard Parker flees to the jungle, never to be seen again. The Japanese authorities who interrogate Pi refuse to believe his story and press him to tell them 'the truth.' After hours of coercion, Pi tells a second story, a story much less fantastical, much more conventional - but is it more true?
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              ISBN 9780655646266
              Published NZ 28 Feb 2020
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              Life Of Pi

              Life Of Pi (Paperback, Main - Canons)

              By Martel, Yann

              • RRP: $22.99
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              The phenomenal, Booker Prize-winning, international bestseller

              ISBN 9781786891686
              Released NZ 25 Jul 2018
              Publisher Canongate Books Ltd
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Canons
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              Self
                

              Self (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Martel, Yann

              Offers an autobiography of a young writer at the heart of which is a startling twist. This title features discoveries of childhood that give way to the thousand pangs of adolescence, culminating in the sudden shocking news of an accident abroad.

              ISBN 9780571307814
              Available in EPUB
              Software Read in Browser or Adobe Ebook Compatible Device
              Language en
              Released NZ 15 Apr 2013
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 16+ years
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit or 52 loans. view?
              Loan Credits 52
              Each copy purchased buys 52 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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              Life Of Pi
               

              Life Of Pi (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By Martel, Yann; Read by Bhaskar, Sanjeev; Producer Books, Canongate

              • RRP: $54.99
              • $46.74
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              The son of a zookeeper, Pi Patel has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behaviour and a fervent love of stories. When Pi is sixteen, his family emigrates from India to North America aboard a Japanese cargo ship, along with their zoo animals bound for new homes. The ship sinks. P...i finds himself alone in a lifeboat, his only companions a hyena, an orangutan, a wounded zebra, and Richard Parker, a 450-pound Bengal tiger. Soon the tiger has dispatched all but Pi, whose fear, knowledge, and cunning allow him to coexist with Richard Parker for 227 days while lost at sea. When they finally reach the coast of Mexico, Richard Parker flees to the jungle, never to be seen again. The Japanese authorities who interrogate Pi refuse to believe his story and press him to tell them 'the truth.' After hours of coercion, Pi tells a second story, a story much less fantastical, much more conventional - but is it more true?
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              ISBN 9780655646273
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2020
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age General Audience
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