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Help me find this book please!

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Myfanwyprice Thu 22-Aug-19 12:02:00

I’m driving myself mad trying to remember a book, and would love some help.

I thought it was called The tiger hunter or The hunter’s wife, but clearly isn’t!

From what I can remember, it was set in India, spanning decades, there is a daughter of some sort of royalty, she is betrothed to one man, but then the tiger hunter arrives and she falls in love with him.

I think she might’ve got pregnant, and then her reputation is ruined.

I feel like the book is then her betrothed trying to find the tiger hunter for revenge.

I did think it was from a Richard and Judy book club list, but I’ve checked those and it’s not on there, also searched my amazon history - I’m beginning to think I imagined it!

Does anyone recognise this book?

Thank you in advance flowers

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AdaColeman Thu 22-Aug-19 13:59:33

It sounds a bit like The Tiger's Wife by Téa Obreht, though not all of your memories fit!

Myfanwyprice Thu 22-Aug-19 14:10:20

That’s not it unfortunately ada, but that sounds brilliant, I’ve added it to my list to read smile

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AdaColeman Thu 22-Aug-19 14:39:02

Your plot sounded so familiar to me Myfanwy I'm sure I've read it! I'm racking my brains now!

Myfanwyprice Thu 22-Aug-19 18:02:47

Sorry! Hope it doesn’t drive you as mad as it is me! I can remember it so vividly, hopefully I’ll remember the correct title soon.

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Myfanwyprice Thu 22-Aug-19 19:18:22

I found it! Tiger Hills by Sarita Mandanna - very tempted to buy it and read it again, to see if it’s as good as I remembered.

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AdaColeman Thu 22-Aug-19 19:56:57

Oh brilliant! So pleased that you found it, sorry I was no help.

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