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Self by Yann Martel
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Oct 22, 2011

really liked it

Blimey. About 8 or 9 years ago I read The Life of Pi which I thought was brilliant. Brilliantly written, brilliant storytelling and even now I think it's one of the best books I've ever read.

This is Martel's first novel and it's written in the first person as a sort of autobiography. I don't want to say much more than that as it's a journey through a life that is sometimes sad, sometimes happy and sometimes painful.

The writing is brilliant, and the layout is peculiar in places, almost like a cross between literature and art.

It's very modern and very philosophical. And more than that, I can't say.
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October 22, 2011 – Shelved
October 23, 2011 – Started Reading
November 7, 2011 – Finished Reading

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