Difference between revisions of "The Joy Luck Club"

From Wiki
Jump to: navigation, search
(Feature Films)
(Feature Films)
Line 53: Line 53:
==Feature Films==
==Feature Films==
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?joy+luck+club+motion+picture'''The Joy Luck Club''']
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?long+life+happiness+and+prosperity'''Long Life, Happiness, and Prosperity''']
*[http://aries.jmrl.org/search/t?long+life+happiness+and+prosperity'''Long Life, Happiness, and Prosperity''']

Revision as of 15:24, 12 October 2012

Article in Adult Fiction and Big Read categories.

About the Author


Other works by Amy Tan



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.
  • Snow Flower and the Secret Fan by Lisa See - The story of friendship across class and distance follows two women throughout their lives in 19th century China.

Novels and memoirs featuring Chinese-American Families

First-Generation, Second-Generation and other Immigrant Stories

Novels featuring Mothers and Daughters

Nonfiction featuring Chinese Culture and History

  • Wild Swans: Three Daughters of China by Jung Chang - The story of three generations in twentieth-century China, describing the life of the author's grandmother, a warlord's concubine; her mother, a member of the Communist elite, and the family's experiences during the Cultural Revolution.

San Francisco

Feature Films

For Children

External Links