Life of PI Yann Martel A young man who survives a disaster at sea is hurtled into an epic journey of adventure and discovery. While cast away, he forms an unexpected connection with another survivor: a fearsome Bengal tiger.
"Richard Parker was my best friend as we underwent this journey together. I know animals have souls. I have seen it in the eyes of Richard Parker and many of the other animals on the lifeboat. They were vulnerable, seasick, scared and utterly human-like.