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Pi finds that the algae is edible, with a sweet outer layer and a salty inner core. He discovers that the algae desalinizes the sea water in the pools. He also discovers that due to a complete absence of predators, the meerkats fear nothing, even though Richard Parker is parading through them devouring all he can reach. Pi further discovers that at night, the pools becoming acidic and draw in fish from the sea who die there. The meerkats eat the scraps as the pools become fresh in the daylight. Pi spends weeks on the island recuperating. He gorges on algae, relishing the luxury of again being a vegetarian.

In Life of Pi, author Yann Martel lands his characters, Pi and the tiger (Richard Parker), on a mysterious island paradise in Chapter It's one.
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Summary Pi and Richard Parker come to an island populated only by meerkats. At first Pi remains close to shore and sleeps in the trees while Richard Parker spends nights in the lifeboat. Eating algae and other sweet plants, Pi slowly regains his strength and his ability to walk. Richard Parker, on the other hand, disappears into the foliage every day and comes back to the lifeboat reinvigorated. Richard Parker eats his fill every day, and Pi is able to revert back to his vegetarian ways with great satisfaction.

Life of Pi is a Canadian fantasy adventure novel by Yann Martel published in The protagonist is Piscine Molitor "Pi" Patel, an Indian Tamil boy from Pondicherry who explores issues of spirituality and practicality from an early age. He survives days after a shipwreck while stranded on a lifeboat in the Pacific Ocean with a Bengal tiger named Richard Parker. The novel has sold more than ten million copies worldwide. The novel begins with a note from the author, which is an integral part of it. Unusually, the note describes entirely fictional events. It serves to establish and enforce one of the book's main themes: the relativity of truth.


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  2. Brigitte S. says:

    Pi's ordeal at sea culminates with what is by far the most bizarre passage in the novel, There is zero animal life on the island with one glaring exception: it is.

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