Vida de Pi

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Pi Pattel es un joven que vive en Pondicherry, India, donde su padre es el propietario y encargado del zoológico de la ciudad. A los dieciséis años, su familia decide emigrar a Canadá y procurarse una vida mejor con la venta de los animales. Tras complejos trámites, los Pattel inician una travesía que se verá truncada por la tragedia: una terrible tormenta hace naufragar el barco en el que viajaban. En el inmenso océano Pacífico, una solitaria barcaza de salvamento continúa flotando a la deriva con cinco ...

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Overview

Pi Pattel es un joven que vive en Pondicherry, India, donde su padre es el propietario y encargado del zoológico de la ciudad. A los dieciséis años, su familia decide emigrar a Canadá y procurarse una vida mejor con la venta de los animales. Tras complejos trámites, los Pattel inician una travesía que se verá truncada por la tragedia: una terrible tormenta hace naufragar el barco en el que viajaban. En el inmenso océano Pacífico, una solitaria barcaza de salvamento continúa flotando a la deriva con cinco tripulantes: Pi, una hiena, un orangután, una cebra herida y un enorme macho de tigre de Bengala. Con inteligencia, atrevimiento y, obviamente, miedo, Pi tendrá que echar mano del ingenio para mantenerse a salvo mientras los animales tratan de ocupar su puesto en la cadena alimentaria y, a la postre, tendrá que defender su liderazgo frente al único que, previsiblemente, quedará vivo. Yann Martel consigue con talento, humor e imaginación un ejercicio narrativo que deleitará y sorprenderá al lector, que indiscutiblemente se verá atrapado hasta el asombroso e inesperado final.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9786070714764
  • Publisher: Planeta Publishing Corporation
  • Publication date: 2/5/2013
  • Language: Spanish
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 336
  • Sales rank: 613,834
  • Product dimensions: 5.30 (w) x 9.00 (h) x 0.90 (d)

Meet the Author

Yann Martel

Yann Martel (1963) es canadiense pero, hijo de diplomáticos, nació en España y su infancia ha transcurrido en países como Francia, México y Alaska. Ya de adulto ha pasado temporadas en Irán, Turquía y la India. Estudió Filosofía en la Universidad de Trent y ha publicado el libro de relatos The Facts Behind the Helsinki Roccamatio y la novela Self. Para Vida de Pi invirtió cuatro años que se han visto recompensados con el premio Booker, el favor de la crítica y cientos de miles de lectores en todo el mundo.

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    1. Hometown:
      Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    1. Date of Birth:
      June 25, 1963
    2. Place of Birth:
      Salamanca, Spain
    1. Education:
      B.A. in philosophy, Trent University, Ontario, 1986

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 23, 2013

    Life of pi

    It is a great book better than the movie its a must read and yes i like it

    1 out of 3 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 4, 2013

    Gn bx

    Bonjour pi. I am learning to speak einglish book was great

    1 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted July 9, 2014

    Life of pi pattel..........julio ricardo gonalez martinez

    His real name in this mexican version

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    The third world country

    Starflight...leave the kit alone...come to miami gets res 1...
    Nightstream... Attack the rock hiter...
    Die and Dark...attack ear bite...
    Herbpaw...Heals the kit...
    Frostpaw...takes kit to miami gets res 1

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Dawnlight

    K

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Kit

    Scratches out of her grasp no stays there

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Falconpaw

    Shes at 'abda' only result. Shes sick.

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 15, 2013

    Sparkledust

    Pulls the kit off. She eyes turn red and she bites the kits ears

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 16, 2013

    Kit

    Looks up at dawnlight

    0 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2013

    Vida de pi

    It 's so sad:(

    0 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 7, 2013

    GREAT BOOK, BOOK REVEIW

    Viva la vida de Pi




    TROLLOLOLOLOL

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    Posted April 28, 2013

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    Posted March 31, 2013

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