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Author Obreht, Téa.

Title The tiger's wife / Téa Obreht
Published London : Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 2011


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  810.6 O1318 A6/T  DUE 20-11-19
Description 335 pages ; 24 cm
regular print
Summary As Natalia and a friend travel across the former Yugoslavia, immunising villagers, the body of her grandfather turns up in a hospital in the middle of nowhere
Analysis American fiction
Notes Includes a Reading Group Guide
Orange Prize for Fiction 2011 Winner
Subject Historical fiction, Balkan
Families -- Fiction.
Family secrets -- Fiction.
Grandparent and child -- Fiction.
Orphanages -- Fiction.
Physicians -- Fiction.
Women physicians -- Fiction.
Grandparent and child -- Fiction.
Balkan Peninsula -- Fiction.
Genre/Form War fiction.
ISBN 0297859013 (hbk)
9780297859017 (hbk)
9780297859024 (paperback)