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From China to America : the story of Amy Tan

Author: Sherry O'Keefe
Publisher: Greensboro, N.C. : Morgan Reynolds Pub., ©2011.
Series: World writers.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Born in the United States to parents who had immigrated from China, Amy Tan has written novels loosely based on her mother's life. This biography examines some of the details of Tan's life, and the background that has influenced her work.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Amy Tan; Amy Tan
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sherry O'Keefe
ISBN: 9781599351384 1599351382
OCLC Number: 551196985
Description: 112 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 24 cm.
Contents: Blessings of America --
Belief in yourself --
Joy Luck Club --
The kitchen god's wife --
Sisters --
Nyan-nyah --
Visions --
More to write.
Series Title: World writers.
Other Titles: Amy Tan
Responsibility: [Sherry O'Keefe].

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Born in the United States to parents who had immigrated from China, Amy Tan has written novels loosely based on her mother's life. This biography examines some of the details of Tan's life, and the background that has influenced her work.

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