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Beatrice and Virgil: a novel

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Fate takes many forms.... 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 lives of a donkey and a howler monkey - named Beatrice and Virgil - and the epic journey they undertake together. With all the spirit and originality that made Life of Pi so beloved, this brilliant new novel takes the reader on a haunting odyssey. On the way Martel asks profound questions about life and art, truth and deception, responsibility and complicity.
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Full title beatrice and virgil
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subject_facet Animals -- Fiction, Authors -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Taxidermists -- Fiction
title_display Beatrice and Virgil : a novel
title_full Beatrice and Virgil : a novel / Yann Martel, Beatrice and Virgil A Novel
title_short Beatrice and Virgil :
title_sub a novel
topic_facet Animals, Authors, Fiction, Literature, Psychological fiction, Taxidermists