The tiger's wife : a novel /

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 g...

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Main Author: Obreht, Téa.
Corporate Author: Amazon.com (Firm)
Format: Book
Language: English
Published: New York : Random House, c2011.
Edition: 1st ed.
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