The Joy Luck Club

Written By Amy Tan
The Joy Luck Club
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 26 December 2008
  • ISBN : 1407072854
  • Pages : 368 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 116 reviews
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Download or read book entitled The Joy Luck Club by author: Amy Tan which was release on 26 December 2008 and published by Random House with total page 368 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. ‘The Joy Luck Club is an ambitious saga that’s impossible to read without wanting to call your Mum’ Stylist Discover Amy Tan’s moving and poignant tale of immigrant Chinese mothers and their American-born daughters. In 1949 four Chinese women, recent immigrants to San Francisco, meet weekly to play mahjong and tell stories of what they left behind in China. United in loss and new hope for their daughters' futures, they call themselves the Joy Luck Club. Their daughters, who have never heard these stories, think their mothers' advice is irrelevant to their modern American lives - until their own inner crises reveal how much they've unknowingly inherited of their mothers' pasts.

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Amy Tan
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2008-12-26
  • Total pages : 368
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : ‘The Joy Luck Club is an ambitious saga that’s impossible to read without wanting to call your Mum’ Stylist Discover Amy Tan’s moving and poignant tale of immigrant Chinese mothers and their American-born daughters. In 1949 four Chinese women, recent immigrants to San Francisco, meet weekly to play mahjong ...

Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club

Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 194
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : Presents critical essays that discuss the language, characters, plot, and major themes of the author's novel about Chinese-American families....

A Reader s Guide to Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club

A Reader s Guide to Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Pamela Loos
  • Publisher : Enslow Publishers, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 112
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : "An introduction to Amy Tan's The Joy Luck Club for high school students, which includes relevant biographical background on the author, explanations of various literary devices and techniques, and literary criticism for the novice reader"--Provided by publisher....

The Joy Luck Club Amy Tan

The Joy Luck Club   Amy Tan
  • Author : Harold Bloom,Sterling Professor of the Humanities Harold Bloom
  • Publisher : Infobase Publishing
  • Release Date : 2009-01-01
  • Total pages : 233
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : -- Presents the most important 20th-century criticism on major works from The Odyssey through modern literature. -- The critical essays reflect a variety of schools of criticism. -- Contains critical biographies, notes on the contributing critics, a chronology of the author's life, and an index...

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Dramatists Play Service, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2009
  • Total pages : 59
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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The Joy Luck Club Study Guide

The Joy Luck Club  Study Guide
  • Author : BookCaps Study Guides Staff
  • Publisher : BookCaps Study Guides
  • Release Date : 2011
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : The perfect companion to Amy Tan's "The Joy Luck Club," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant ...

Women s Issues in Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club

Women s Issues in Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Gary Wiener
  • Publisher : Greenhaven Press, Incorporated
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 191
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : Presents essays that examine women's issues in "The Joy Luck Club," discussing such topics as gender and ethnic identity, female empowerment, cultural conflict, and stereotypes about immigrant women....

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Amy Tan
  • Publisher : Perfection Learning
  • Release Date : 2006-09-01
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : 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....

The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan

The Joy Luck Club  by Amy Tan
  • Author : Robert C. Evans
  • Publisher : Salem PressInc
  • Release Date : 2010
  • Total pages : 323
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : Collects sixteen essays examining the work, covering such topics as artistic aspects of the text, its critical reception, and the use of repetitions and parallels in the work....

A Study Guide for Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club

A Study Guide for Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Publisher : Gale, Cengage Learning
  • Release Date : 2015-09-15
  • Total pages : 15
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : A Study Guide for Amy Tan's "The Joy Luck Club," excerpted from Gale's acclaimed Novels for Students.This concise study guide includes plot summary; character analysis; author biography; study questions; historical context; suggestions for further reading; and much more. For any literature project, trust Novels for Students for all of ...

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Ravyn Karasu
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2021-03-23
  • Total pages : 36
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : An essay on Amy Tan's novel, The Joy Luck Club, with a focus on the backgrounds and cultural identities of the Chinese immigrant mothers and their American-born Chinese-American daughters as well as how Amy Tan's personal life experiences influence the novel....

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Amy Tan
  • Publisher : Random House of Canada
  • Release Date : 1990
  • Total pages : 332
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : Encompassing two generations and a rich blend of Chinese and American history, the story of four struggling, strong women also reveals their daughters' memories and feelings...

Food Imagery in Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club and the Kitchen God s Wife

Food Imagery in Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club and the Kitchen God s Wife
  • Author : Jintarat Florey
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012
  • Total pages : 108
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : With the feminist approach to The Joy Luck Club and The Kitchen God's Wife, food imagery functions as a means for female characters' quest for self-identity and personal sovereignty. Chinese immigrant mothers are portrayed with images of resilience that demonstrate their strength as survivors of brutal patriarchal marriages. With the ...

Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club

Amy Tan s The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : John Henriksen,Amy Tan
  • Publisher : Spark Publishing Group
  • Release Date : 2003
  • Total pages : 57
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : From English classes to book clubs, Amy Tan's bestseller The Joy Luck Club has become a staple of contemporary American fiction. Its heartrending and powerful stories speak volumes about the trials both of the immigrant experience in America and of mother-daughter relationships in any family. The Companion takes you inside ...

The Joy Luck Club

The Joy Luck Club
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 1992
  • Total pages : 236
  • ISBN : 1407072854
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Summary : Four Chinese women begin meeting in San Francisco to play mah jong, invest in stocks, eat, and "say" stories. Nearly forty years later one of the members has died, and her daughter has come to take her place, only to learn of her mother's lifelong wish - and the tragic ...