The Joy Luck Club

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Make this your next book club selection and everyone saves.Get 15% off when you order 5 or more of this title for your book club.Simply enter the coupon code TANJOY at checkout.This offer does not apply to eBook purchases. This offer applies to only one downloadable audio per purchase.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, and her daughter has come to take her place, only to learn of her mother's lifelong wish-and the tragic way in which it has come true.

The revelation of this secret unleashes an urgent need among the women to reach back and remember…

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9780804106306
9780143129493
9780399134203
9781597771795
9781101502730
014312949
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Level 5.7, 14 Points
Lexile measure:
930L
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Chinese American women
Chinese American women -- Fiction
Chinese Americans -- Fiction
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Electronic books
FICTION -- General
Families -- Fiction
Family Saga
Female friendship
Female friendship -- Fiction
Fiction
Literary
Loss (Psychology)
Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction
Mother and child -- Fiction
Mothers -- Death
Mothers -- Death -- Fiction
Mothers and daughters
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
Mothers and daughters -- United States -- Fiction
Reminiscing in old age
Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction
Women -- China -- Fiction
Women -- Societies and clubs
Women -- Societies and clubs -- Fiction
Women -- Societies, etc. -- Fiction
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The Joy Luck Club [electronic resource] / Tan, Amy
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