The Kitchen God's Wife

The Kitchen God's Wife

Book - 1993
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With the same narrative skills and evocative powers that made her first novel, The Joy Luck Club, a national bestseller, Tan now tells the story of Winnie Louie, an aging Chinese woman unfolding a life's worth of secrets to her suspicious, Americanized daughter.
Publisher: New York, NY, Random House: Vintage Books, 1993
ISBN: 9780679748083
0679748083
Branch Call Number: TAN
Characteristics: 415 p. 20 cm.

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Thai5357
Mar 23, 2016

Another great book by Amy Tan! Fantastic story telling and imagery of Chinese life during war time, as well as a nod to family relations. I highly recommend.

dignifieda Dec 29, 2012

This book is for those who love a well told story. The author starts the book out on a humorous note but then spins a tale that is serious and very emotionally engaging. It is also a vividly portrayed story with some of the most beautiful imagery I have ever read. This book will have you thinking about the story and its characters long after you finish reading it. Highly recomended!

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Nubia
Apr 07, 2011

I love this book, because not only I learned how much a person might suffered in life, but also I learned how a family might have many problems and still be able to survive with each other in life. I highly recommend this book by Amy Tan!

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LTHL
Nov 29, 2010

Had to read it for my Lit.Circle in English and it's a great novel to read because it's so realistic.

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VeganGreen Aug 08, 2012

“Chance is the first step you take, luck is what comes afterward.”

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