The Tiger's Wife Author:Téa Obreht The Tiger's Wife is the story of a young doctor, Natalia, as she struggles to make sense of her grandfather's death, in a Balkan country still scarred by war. But more than that, it is a story about stories, where a tattered copy of the Jungle Book will lead to the tale of the Deathless Man, then on to the extraordinary story of the Tige... more »r's Wife. Steeped in local legend, The Tiger's Wife is a haunting, transcendental, enthralling read.« less
The book is very well written (which I always love) but the story is like a strung together, and somewhat misjointed, series of village myths. I had a hard time relating to any character or any story line.