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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
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.
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058448
Cataloging source
HCO
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Tan, Amy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.A48
LC item number
J6 1989
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Chinese American women
  • Generation gap
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Friendship
  • Female friendship
  • Immigrants, Chinese
  • Chinese in California
  • Immigrants
  • San Francisco, California
Target audience
adult
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780399134203
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399134203
  • (OCoLC)18464018
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
Publication
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
288 p.
Isbn
9780399134203
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780399134203
  • (OCoLC)18464018

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