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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.
  • YALSA 100 Best Books, 1950-2000
  • Great American Read, 2018.
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058448
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tan, Amy
Dewey number
813/.54
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.A48
LC item number
J6 1989b
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Chinese Americans
  • Mothers and daughters
  • Large type books
Target audience
adult
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
131325
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
443 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780896219410
Isbn Type
(pb : lg print : alk. paper)
Lccn
89034725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm19921003
Label
The Joy Luck Club, Amy Tan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
131325
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
443 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9780896219410
Isbn Type
(pb : lg print : alk. paper)
Lccn
89034725
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
(OCoLC)ocm19921003

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