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Book Review: Life of Pi

Rating: 5 Stars
Date Started: 3 May 2017
Date Finished: 15 May 2017
Pages: 460
Genre: Fantasy

Absolutely brilliant! The narrator did an amazing job here, and it just reaffirmed my love for audiobooks! 408 more words

Book Review

The Ladder

A young family visited the shop; they are a group of experienced readers. The siblings bunch together, anxious to make the first discovery of Brotherband… 484 more words

Review: Life of Pi by Yann Martel

Hi guys,

a few years back I got to notice this book due to its movie being nominated for an Academy Award. Somehow being intimidated by it for so long, I finally managed to read the book! 493 more words


Life of Pi author Yann Martel calls Saskatoon home

Not long after collecting one of English literature’s most prestigious prizes, Yann Martel accepted a position as the Saskatoon Public Library’s writer-in-residence and moved to the city from Montreal. 290 more words


Author, author: Alice Kuipers on her latest, Me (and) Me

A canoe ride at Pike Lake has grave consequences for Lark, the teen protagonist in Alice Kuipers’ new novel, Me (and) Me.

A little girl is drowning. 2,189 more words

Local Arts

Beauty of Universe

“The moon was a sharply defined crescent and the sky was perfectly clear.The stars shone with such fierce,contained brilliance that it seemed absurd to call the night dark.”-Yann Martel

Review: The High Mountains of Portugal

Three bereaved men clinging to reality, the beautiful mountains of Portugal and a lot of chimpanzees; Yann Martel’s whimsical writing style returns in The High Mountains of Portugal. 514 more words