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  • ISBN: 9780399134203
  • ISBN: 0399134204 :
  • ISBN: 9780143038092
  • Physical Description: 288 p. ; 24 cm.
    print
  • Publisher: New York : Putnam's, c1989.

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Summary, etc.: In 1949, four Chinese women--drawn together by the shadow of their past--begin meeting in San Francisco to play mah jong, invest in stocks and "say" stories. They call their gathering the Joy Luck Club--and forge a relationship that binds them for more than three decades.
Author Notes

Amy Tan is the author of The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God&;s Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter&;s Daughter, The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life, Saving Fish from Drowning, The Valley of Amazement, Where the Past Begins: Memory and Imagination, and two children&;s books, The Moon Lady and The Chinese Siamese Cat, which was adapted into a PBS television series. Tan was also a coproducer and coscreenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club and was librettist for the opera version of The Bonesetter&;s Daughter. Her essays and stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, and her work has been translated into thirty-five languages. She lives with her husband in San Francisco and New York.

Amy Tan is the author of The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God’s Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter’s Daughter, The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life, Saving Fish from Drowning, The Valley of Amazement, Where the Past Begins: Memory and Imagination, and two children’s books, The Moon Lady and The Chinese Siamese Cat, which was adapted into a PBS television series. Tan was also a coproducer and coscreenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club and was librettist for the opera version of The Bonesetter’s Daughter. Her essays and stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, and her work has been translated into thirty-five languages. She lives with her husband in San Francisco and New York.

Subject: Mother-Child Relations
Asian Americans
Literature, Modern United States
Littérature américaine Auteurs d'origine chinoise
Tochter
Mutter
Chinesin
United States
California San Francisco
Women Societies and clubs
Reminiscing in old age
Mothers Death
Mothers and daughters
Mother and child
Loss (Psychology)
Female friendship
Chinese Americans
Asian Americans
Mothers and daughters United States Fiction
San Francisco (Calif.) Fiction
Female friendship Fiction
Loss (Psychology) Fiction
Reminiscing in old age Fiction
Mothers Death Fiction
Mother and child Fiction
Chinese Americans Fiction
Asian Americans Fiction
Women Societies and clubs Fiction
San Francisco
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Belletristische Darstellung.
Domestic fiction.
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