The Tiger: A True Story of Vengeance and Survival

by John Vaillant. Knopf


Russia’s ecological and cultural history serves as the backdrop for this riveting adventure tale of man versus beast




Awards Won

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Notable Books for Adults

Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books for the adult reader. Please visit for the most current lists and information.

2011 - Selection(s)