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by Yann Martel

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In "Life of Pi," what is Yann Martel saying about basic human needs? What are some quotes to support this?

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In "Life of Pi" by Yann Martel , the main need that he is asserting that human beings need is the need for imagination and storytelling.  The entire story itself was an incredibly imaginative sequence of events that created a highly engaging and interesting story.  This theme of storytelling, and of humans enjoying a good story is prevalent throughout the book.  In the first...

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