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Beatrice & Virgil —Martel, Yann.

Yann Martel's astonishing new novel begins with a successful writer attempting to publish his latest book, made up of a novel and an essay. Henry plans for it to be a "flip book" that the reader can start at either end, ...

Life of Pi

Possessing encyclopedia-like intelligence, unusual zookeeper's son Pi Patel sets sail for America, but when the ship sinks, he escapes on a life boat and is lost at sea with a dwindling number of animals until only he an...

Reindeer reflections : lessons from an ancient culture —Haigh, J. C. (Jerry C.), author.

A fascinating look at the state and fate of caribou in North America, along with the millennia-long practice of reindeer herding in Finland, Russia, and Mongolia.

The high mountains of Portugal a novel —Martel, Yann, author.
Large Print
2016
Availability: 4 of 6

A suspenseful, mesmerizing story of a great quest for meaning, told in three intersecting narratives touching the lives of three different people and their families, and taking us on an extraordinary journey through the ...

Beatrice and Virgil a novel —Martel, Yann.
Large Print
2010
Availability: 7 of 8

Like "Life of Pi, Beatrice and Virgil" uses animals to discuss the human condition, in this case, to address the atrocities of the Holocaust. At the center of the novel is the relationship between two Henrys, a novelist ...

Life of Pi
Blu-ray
2016
Availability: 12 of 13

Possessing encyclopedia-like intelligence, unusual zookeeper's son Pi Patel sets sail for America, but when the ship sinks, he escapes on a life boat and is lost at sea with a dwindling number of animals until only he an...

Beatrice and Virgil [a novel] —Martel, Yann.
Book On CD
2010
Availability: 14 of 15

When Henry receives a letter from an elderly taxidermist, it poses a puzzle that he cannot resist. As he is pulled further into the world of this strange and calculating man, Henry becomes increasingly involved with the ...

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