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The Joy Luck Club

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A New York Times Bestseller 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, eat dim sum, and "say" stories. They call their gathering the Joy Luck Club. Nearly forty years later, one of the members has died. When her daughter comes to take her place, she learns of her mother's lifelong wish, and the tragic way in which it has come true.
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ISBN:
9780143124849
9780143038092
067972768
9780399134203
9781101502730
9780804106306
9781605147833
9781597770736
Reading Level:
UG
Level 5.7, 14 Points
Lexile measure:
930L
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Grouped Work ID ee6223e3-8968-df3a-2ac1-f3e94c166481
Full title joy luck club
Author tan amy
Grouping Category book
Last Update 2018-05-25 23:28:53PM
Last Indexed 2018-05-25 23:55:11PM

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author Tan, Amy.
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subject_facet Audiobooks, Chinese American women -- Fiction, Chinese Americans -- Fiction, Domestic fiction, Female friendship -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction, Mothers -- Death -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- United States -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- United States. -- Fiction, Psychological fiction, Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction, San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction, Women -- Societies and clubs -- Fiction
title_display The Joy Luck Club
title_full The Joy Luck Club, The Joy Luck Club / Amy Tan, The Joy Luck Club [sound recording] / Amy Tan
title_short The Joy Luck Club
title_sub
topic_facet Audiobooks, Chinese American women, Chinese Americans, Death, Drama, Female friendship, Fiction, Literature, Loss (Psychology), Mothers, Mothers and daughters, Psychological fiction, Reminiscing in old age, Societies and clubs, Women