The tiger's wife : a novel / Téa Obreht.

By: Obreht, Téa [author.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Random House, c2011Description: 337 p. ; 22 cmISBN: 9780297859017; 9780385343831; 9781780221922 ; 9780297859024; 9780753827406; 0753827409Subject(s): Women physicians -- Fiction | Orphanages -- Fiction | Grandparent and child -- Fiction | Family secrets -- Fiction | Balkan Peninsula -- FictionDDC classification: 813/.6 LOC classification: PS3615.B73 | T54 2011Orange Prize for Fiction, 2011.Summary: Remembering childhood stories her grandfather once told her, young physician Natalia becomes convinced that he spent his last days searching for "the deathless man," a vagabond who claimed to be immortal. As Natalia struggles to understand why her grandfather, a deeply rational man would go on such a farfetched journey, she stumbles across a clue that leads her to the extraordinary story of the tiger's wife.
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Remembering childhood stories her grandfather once told her, young physician Natalia becomes convinced that he spent his last days searching for "the deathless man," a vagabond who claimed to be immortal. As Natalia struggles to understand why her grandfather, a deeply rational man would go on such a farfetched journey, she stumbles across a clue that leads her to the extraordinary story of the tiger's wife.

Orange Prize for Fiction, 2011.

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