Beatrice and Virgil (Paperback)
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Short Description for Beatrice and Virgil Includes questions for discussion and interview with the author.
- Published: 22 February 2011
- Format: Paperback 226 pages
- ISBN 13: 9780812981544 ISBN 10: 0812981545
- Sales rank: 126,275
Full description for Beatrice and Virgil
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.