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Beatrice and Virgil: A Novel
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Yann Martel. (2010). Beatrice and Virgil: A Novel. Random House Publishing Group.

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Yann Martel, Beatrice and Virgil: A Novel. Random House Publishing Group, 2010.

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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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