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==Other works by Amy Tan==
 
==Other works by Amy Tan==
  
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Fiction:
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?bonesetters+daughter'''The Bonesetter's Daughter''']
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?hundred+secret+senses'''The Hundred Secret Senses''']
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?kitchen+gods+wife'''The Kitchen's God's Wife''']
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?saving+fish+from+drowning'''Saving Fish from Drowning''']
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Nonfiction:
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?opposite+of+fate+a+book+of+musings'''The Opposite of Fate: A Book of Musings''']
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For Children:
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/X?chinese+siamese+cat'''The Chinese Siamese Cat'''] (adapted into the television series Sagwa, The Chinese Siamese Cat)
  
 
==Novels featuring Chinese Culture and History==
 
==Novels featuring Chinese Culture and History==
  
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?red+chamber'''The Red Chamber'''] by Pauline Chen - An epic reimagining of the Chinese classic "Dream of the Red Chamber" is set against a backdrop of eighteenth-century Beijing and follows the intersecting lives of three women, including orphaned Daiyu, who becomes tangled in a web of intrigue with ties to the Emperor's Palace. (Description from the publisher.)
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*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?red+chamber'''The Red Chamber'''] by Pauline Chen - An epic reimagining of the Chinese classic "Dream of the Red Chamber" is set against a backdrop of eighteenth-century Beijing and follows the intersecting lives of three women, including orphaned Daiyu, who becomes tangled in a web of intrigue with ties to the Emperor's Palace.  
  
 
==First-Generation and Immigrant Stories==
 
==First-Generation and Immigrant Stories==
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==San Francisco==
 
==San Francisco==
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==External Links==
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*[http://www.neabigread.com/books/joyluckclub/ '''The NEA's Big Read website'''] has a Reader's Guide and more information about the book and the author.

Revision as of 16:51, 14 September 2012

Article in Adult Fiction and Big Read categories.

About the Author

Other works by Amy Tan

Fiction:

Nonfiction:

For Children:

Novels featuring Chinese Culture and History

  • The Red Chamber by Pauline Chen - An epic reimagining of the Chinese classic "Dream of the Red Chamber" is set against a backdrop of eighteenth-century Beijing and follows the intersecting lives of three women, including orphaned Daiyu, who becomes tangled in a web of intrigue with ties to the Emperor's Palace.

First-Generation and Immigrant Stories

Mothers and Daughters

Feature Films

San Francisco

External Links