Life of Pi

Author: Yann Martel

Format: Paperback

Pages: 460 pages

Language: English

ISBN: 9780770430078

Published: August 29th 2006

Life of Pi is a fantasy adventure novel by Yann Martel published in 2001. The protagonist, Piscine Molitor "Pi" Patel, a Tamil boy from Pondicherry, explores issues of spirituality and practicality from an early age. He survives 227 days after a shipwreck while stranded on a boat in the Pacific Ocean with a Bengal tiger named Richard Parker.