|791780||Yann Martel Read By Jeff Woodman||Yann Martel Read By Jeff Woodman - Life Of Pi (9xCD, Album)||HighBridge||791780||US||2002|
|HCA 986, ISBN 0-00-716299-4||Yann Martel||Life Of Pi (4xCass)||HarperCollins Audio Books, HarperCollins Audio Books||HCA 986, ISBN 0-00-716299-4||UK||2002|
Abridged, running time approximately 6 hours.
Life of Pi is a Canadian philosophical novel by Yann Martel published in 2001. The protagonist is Piscine Molitor Pi Patel, an Indian Tamil boy from Pondicherry who explores issues of spirituality and metaphysics from an early age. He survives 227 days after a shipwreck while stranded on a lifeboat in the Pacific Ocean with a Bengal tiger which raises questions about the nature of reality and how it is perceived and told. Life of Pi is a 2012 adventure drama film based on Yann Martel's 2001 novel of the same name. Directed by Ang Lee, the film's adapted screenplay was written by David Magee, and it stars Suraj Sharma, Irrfan Khan, Rafe Spall, Tabu, Adil Hussain, and Gérard Depardieu. The storyline revolves around a Tamil man named Pi Patel, telling a novelist about his life story, and how at 16 he survives a shipwreck and is adrift in the Pacific Ocean on a lifeboat with a Bengal tiger. The film began development. Listen free to Yann Martel Life Of Pi Reading 1, Reading 2 and more. 20 tracks 154:18. Язык: Русский. Страна: США. Pi tells the story of his childhood in Pondicherry, India, and the origin of his nickname. One day, his father, a zoo owner, explains that the municipality is no longer supporting the zoo and he has hence decided to move to Canada, where the animals the family owns would also be sold. They board on a Japanese cargo ship with the animals and out of the blue, there is a storm, followed by a shipwrecking. Pi survives in a lifeboat with a zebra, an orangutan, a hyena and a male Bengal tiger nicknamed Richard Parker. They are adrift in the Pacific Ocean, with aggressive hyena and Richard Parker get. Yann Martel was born in Spain in 1963 of Canadian parents. Life of Pi won the 2002 Man Booker Prize and has been translated into more than forty languages. A 1 New York Times bestseller, it spent 104 weeks on the list and was adapted to the screen by Ang Lee. He is also the author of the novels Beatrice and Virgil and Self, the collection of stories The Facts Behind the Helsinki Roccamatios, and a collection of letters to the prime minister of Canada, 101 Letters to a Prime Minister. Life of Pi, 107. Without his imagination, Yann Martel suggests, it is unlikely that Pi would have survived his ordeal at sea. It feeds his will to live, nurtures his determination and props up his faith all of which prevent him from succumbing to the surrounding dangers. Furthermore, his imagination helps him overcome his fear and tame adversity. Throughout his journey, Pi becomes aware of the difference between practical imagination and futile dreaming. Idle hope is tantamount to dreaming ones life away. Idle hope also means that he is depending upon other people and this can lead to disappointment which can be psychologically crushing in his circumstances. 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. Yann Martels Life of Pi is the story of a young man who survives a harrowing shipwreck and months in a lifeboat with a large Bengal tiger named Richard Parker. The beginning of the novel covers Pis childhood and youth. His family owns and runs a zoo in their hometown in India, and his father is emphatic about being aware of the wildness and true nature of animals, namely that they are not meant to be treated like or thought of as people. Early in Pis life, his father realizes that his sons naiveté about the tiger in their care may put Pi in danger. To illustrate how true and real the threa