In 2001 Yann Martel published a fantasy adventure titled Life of PI. The protagonist, Piscine Molitor “Pi” Patel, is a Tamil boy from Pondicherry. He explores matters of spirituality and practicality from his childhood itself. It can be also said as a survival story as Pi after a shipwreck. He is survived by a boat and he spends 227 days in the Pacific Ocean. Well he is having a company too, a mighty Bengal tiger named Richard Parker.
Dc Books have translated and published its Malayalam version under the same title. The translation is done by M.S.Nair.