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Life of Pi Review

I’ll admit that I missed the boat on this one, or rather, I missed the peak of its popularity. But the great thing about literature is that time frame makes very little difference unless there are copious pop culture references or specific trendy vocab that leaves a book tired and dated. 951 more words

Quote for Today: Yann Martel

All living things contain a measure of madness that moves them in strange, sometimes inexplicable ways. This madness can be saving; it is part and parcel of the ability to adapt. 19 more words

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July TBR Pile

hello! I’ve not done a tbr post for quite a while (mainly because I never achieve what I set out to read) however, I’m determined to read at least two of the books on my tbr list! 259 more words

Books

51. Life of Pi - Yann Martel

Life of Pi by Yann Martel is one of the more recent reads from the BBC list that I’ve completed. I only read this one a few months ago, and went in with virtually no expectations – and isn’t that the lesson here? 652 more words

In My Hands Today...

Life of Pi – Yann Martel

The son of a zookeeper, Pi Patel has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behavior and a fervent love of stories. 139 more words

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In My Hands Today...

Life of Pi – Yann Martel

The son of a zookeeper, Pi Patel has an encyclopedic knowledge of animal behavior and a fervent love of stories. 139 more words

Books

Books, like fish, like to move about

“Books make us climb higher, and I always have my hand on a book, as if on a banister. But unlike some readers I know who effortlessly bound up the stairs four steps at a time, floor after floor, never stopping to catch their breath, I creep up slowly. 387 more words

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