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Author Tan, Amy author.

Title The valley of amazement [kit] / Amy Tan.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishing, 2014.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Storage    FIC TAN,AMY    Available
Edition First Ecco paperback edition.
Description xiv, 589 pages ; 21 cm + 1 notebook ((unpaged) ; 28 cm.) in canvas bag.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Note Includes reading group guide.
Each Book Group Kit, contained in a canvas bag, includes 12 copies of the book and one copy of a notebook containing book reviews, discussion questions, author information, a bibliography of the titles in the Book Group Kit collection, bibliographies of books and websites on book groups and enhancements (articles, maps or pictures) to help understand the book.
Summary Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her.
Subject Americans -- China -- Fiction
Art -- Fiction.
Courtesans -- Fiction.
Family secrets -- Fiction
Identity (Psychology) -- Fiction
Kidnapping -- Fiction
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
Shanghai (China) -- Fiction
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Fiction
Genre/Form Historical fiction
ISBN 0062107321
9780606357524 (Turtleback)
0606357521 (Turtleback)

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