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The Resource The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan

The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan

Label
The Joy Luck Club
Title
The Joy Luck Club
Statement of responsibility
Amy Tan
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
After being drawn together by the shadows of their past, four women start meeting every week in San Francisco to engage in hobbies they all enjoy. After one of the four members dies, her daughter takes her place to fulfill her mother's dying wish. After the revelation of a secret, the women are forced to think back to their pasts and remember the sometimes painful events of their lives
Theme
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 1990.
  • Great American Read, 2018.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
058448
Cataloging source
HCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tan, Amy
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
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  • Chinese American women
  • Mothers and daughters
Target audience
adult
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Control code
000010565294
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
332 p.
Isbn
9780606011723
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
Publication
Control code
000010565294
Dimensions
18 cm.
Extent
332 p.
Isbn
9780606011723

Library Locations

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