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Yann Martel

30 minutes
First broadcast:
Sunday 05 September 2010

James Naughtie and readers talk to the Canadian writer Yann Martel about his novel Life of Pi, which won the 2002 Man Booker prize and went on to be a global phenomenon.

James Naughtie chairs the programme.

October's Bookclub choice : 'Paddy Clarke Ha Ha Ha' by Roddy Doyle

Producer : Dymphna Flynn.


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