The Joy Luck Club ; a novel
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Alsip-Merrionette Park Public Library District - StacksF TANOn Shelf
Glen Ellyn Public Library - Adult FictionFIC TAN, AMYOn Shelf
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Format
Book
Physical Desc
xviii, 329 pages ; 21 cm
Language
English
ISBN
9780143038092, 0143038095
Accelerated Reader
UG
Level 5.7, 14 Points
Lexile measure
930

Notes

General Note
Includes a preface by the author.
General Note
"First published in the United States of America by G.P. Putnam's Sons, 1989. Published in Penguin Books 2016. This edition with a preface by Amy Tan published 2019."--Title page verso.
Description
In 1949 four Chinese women, recent immigrants to San Francisco, begin meeting to eat dim sum, play mahjong, and talk. United in shared unspeakable loss and hope, they call themselves the Joy Luck Club. With wit and sensitivity, Amy Tan's debut novel--now widely regarded as a modern classic--examines the sometimes painful, often tender, and always deep connection between these four women and their American-born daughters. -- back cover
Study Program Information
Accelerated Reader AR,UG,5.7,14,7111.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Tan, A. (2019). The Joy Luck Club: a novel . Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tan, Amy. 2019. The Joy Luck Club: A Novel. New York: Penguin Books.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Tan, Amy. The Joy Luck Club: A Novel New York: Penguin Books, 2019.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Tan, Amy. The Joy Luck Club: A Novel Penguin Books, 2019.

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