The Master is a novel by Irish writer Colm TÃ³ibÃn. It is his fifth novel and it was shortlisted for the 2004 Booker Prize and received the International IMPAC Dublin Literary Award, the Lambda Literary Award, Los Angeles Times Novel of the Year award and, in France, Le prix du Meilleur livre Ã©tranger in 2005.
The Master is the second solo album by New York rapper Rakim. It was released in 1999, two years after the surprise success of "The 18th Letter".
The Master (1984) is a short-lived ninja-themed action-adventure TV series created by Michael Sloan which aired on NBC. The show focused on the adventures of John Peter McAllister, an aging ninja master, (Lee Van Cleef) and his young pupil, Max Keller (Timothy Van Patten). Most episodes focused on the mismatched pair driving around in a custom van, helping people in need along the way, similar to its more well-known contemporary, The A-Team.