The Tiger’s Wife by Téa Obreht

Book cover for The Tiger's Wife by Tea Obreht

Monday, December 26 through Friday, January 13, 2012. Read by Susan Sweeney.

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. Most extraordinary of all is the story her grandfather never told her?the legend of the tiger’s wife.

(Random House; ISBN-10: 0385343833 / ISBN-13: 9780385343831)

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Theme: Schubert’s Piano Quintet in C, the 2nd movement (“Adagio”)

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