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Having adored Yann Martel's 'Life of Pi' I was looking forward to reading this book of short stories - long short stories. Not one of the stories disappointed me. Read morePublished 4 months ago by Marilyn Z. Tomlins
After reading Pi, I was dying to read more Yann Martel. The next books I picked were quite different from that beautiful story. Read morePublished 21 months ago by Keri L. Lappas
Any lover of the written word will enjoy Martel's stories, his play with concepts, His understanding of lifes pain and greavingPublished on July 4, 2013 by SMEGHEAD
Life of Pi was superb. Glad Mr. Martel matured in his writing for he is
very talented and imaginative. Read more
This is a collection of short stories by author Yann Martel, predating his Booker Prize winning 'The Life of Pi'. Read morePublished on June 10, 2012 by zj
Although "Facts" was the first book Martel wrote, I read it last. Now I will never be able to have the experience of astonishment that I would have had if I had picked up this... Read morePublished on December 12, 2011 by Likes-many-genres
This was an interesting short story collection, but it left me feeling very unsatisfied. On the plus, it is a very quick read, so no loss of major time. Read morePublished on November 26, 2011 by B. Wilfong
Four short(ish) stories. The Helsinki Roccamatio's concerns the narrators friendship with a young man dying of AIDS and their invention of the Roccamatio family and stories based... Read morePublished on December 25, 2010 by An admirer of Saul