Mar 1, 2013 — Yann Martel's Life of Pi remains at No. 10 the week after its movie adaptation won four Oscars.
Nov 9, 2012 — Yann Martel imagines an outlandish and fantastical odyssey in Life Of Pi. It appears at No. 8.
May 7, 2012 — Mother's Day may arrive earlier in England than in the U.S., but British writer Rosamund Lupton is always happy to celebrate. She recommends three books that distill motherhood to its essential elements. Do you have a favorite book about moms? Tell us in the comments.
Apr 28, 2008 — In The Zoo on the Road to Nablus, Amelia Thomas tells the story of the small, underfunded Qalqilya zoo, where a determined veterinarian tends to a group of ragtag animals in facilities that have fallen into disrepair after decades of Israeli-Palestinian fighting.
Mar 7, 2007 — Lawrence Anthony, co-author of the book, Babylon's Ark: The Incredible Wartime Rescue of the Baghdad Zoo, explains how he helped rescue the animals of the Baghdad Zoo following the invasion of Iraq.
Mar 31, 2006 — Read an excerpt from Zarafa: A Giraffe's True Story by Michael Allin.
Mar 31, 2006 — Sometimes authors' best works are their first. The tale of an imaginary universe where elevators are really important and the story of the first giraffe in Europe are among librarian Nancy Pearl's selections of must-read literary debuts.