The Tiger's Wife Summary
Téa Obreht

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The Tiger's Wife Overview

The Tiger’s Wife by Tea Obreht is the story of a young doctor – Natalia. She lives in a Balkan Country and is researching the mysterious death of her grandfather. Natalia recalls being with her grandfather as a young child and seeing a man attacked by a tiger at the local zoo. She felt her grandfather had wanted her to witness this as he often spoke of seeing what he called the “Deathless Man.” She participates in a ritualistic ceremony in an attempt to discover the truth of her grandfather’s death, but has to settle for finding comfort in the village’s admiration of her grandfather.

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