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The Tiger's Wife

The Tiger's Wife

ISBN: 9780385343848

Title: The Tiger's Wife

Author: Téa Obreht

KDL Description:

OBREHT

Natalia tries to unravel the mysterious circumstances surrounding her grandfather’s death. Searching for clues, she turns to his worn copy of The Jungle Book and the stories he told her over the years. But most extraordinary of all is the story her grandfather never told her—the legend of the tiger’s wife.

Amazon Description:

NATIONAL BOOK AWARD FINALIST • NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

NAMED ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY The Wall Street Journal • O: The Oprah Magazine • The Economist • Vogue • Slate • Chicago Tribune • The Seattle Times • Dayton Daily News • Publishers Weekly • Alan Cheuse, NPR’s All Things Considered
 
SELECTED ONE OF THE TOP 10 BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY Michiko Kakutani, The New York Times • Entertainment Weekly • The Christian Science Monitor • The Kansas City Star • Library Journal

In a Balkan country mending from war, Natalia, a young doctor, is compelled to unravel the mysterious circumstances surrounding her beloved grandfather’s recent death. Searching for clues, she turns to his worn copy of The Jungle Book and the stories he told her of his encounters over the years with “the deathless man.” But most extraordinary of all is the story her grandfather never told her—the legend of the tiger’s wife.

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