The Tiger's Wife Author:Tea Obreht 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 ex... more »traordinary of all is the story her grandfather never told her-the legend of the tiger's wife.« less
ISBN-13: 9781407238845 ISBN-10: 1407238841 Publication Date: 2011 Pages:344 Edition:With Reading Group N Rating:
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.