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Use these book club questions on 'life of pi' to lead a discussion regarding the themes martel raises in this acclaimed novel. Yann martel was born on june 25, 1963, in salamanca, spain, to emile and nicole martel, but spent his childhood living in a variety of different co. A great void rises in yann martel’s new novel, and for the three men who act as the loose tethers of its three interwoven stories, the means of filling that void lies deep in the northern stretches of the iberian countryside, among the scrubland and the stones spreading its action over the course.
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