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The Tiger by Tea Obreht.. A grandfather's mysterious death and the lie he tells to conceal his reasons for the trip that takes him away, so to speak, are the fertile grounds from which this novel springs. Deftly written, here is an intense war story that wants to wake you up.

Joel Gardner, LitSnap Editor

"… stunning debut novel …."

New York Times

"Obreht can write.."

LA Times

Author bio: Born in Yugoslavia and raised in Cyprus and Egypt (her family left Belgrade in 1992 when the war started), Tea Obreht came to the United States in 1997, at the age of 12. Obreht received her MFA in Creative Writing from Cornell University in 2009. More information can be found here: http://www.teaobreht.com/

Book Details: General Fiction; (338 pp. Immersive: Kindle/Audiobook/Print editions)

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