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The valley of amazement

Author: Amy Tan; Nancy Wu; Joyce Bean
Publisher: Grand Haven, Michigan : Brilliance Audio, ℗2013.
Series: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on CD : CD audio : Fiction : English : UnabridgedView all editions and formats
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Violet is one of the most celebrated courtesans in Shanghai, a beautiful and intelligent woman who has honed her ability to become any man's fantasy since her start as a 'Virgin Courtesan' at the age of twelve. Half-Chinese and half-American, she moves effortlessly between the East and the West. But her talents belie her private struggle to understand who she really is and her search for a home in the world, while  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Audiobooks
Fiction
Historical fiction
Material Type: Fiction, Audio book, etc., Internet resource
Document Type: Sound Recording, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Tan; Nancy Wu; Joyce Bean
ISBN: 9781423322399 1423322398 9781423322405 1423322401 9781491501870 1491501871
OCLC Number: 854900312
Credits: Directors, Stephen Helderman, Paul Costanzo.
Performer(s): Narrated by Nancy Wu, Joyce Bean, and Amy Tan.
Description: 21 audio discs (approximately 25 hr., 26 min.).
Series Title: Brilliance Audio on compact disc.
Responsibility: Amy Tan.

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Violet is one of the most celebrated courtesans in Shanghai, a beautiful and intelligent woman who has honed her ability to become any man's fantasy since her start as a 'Virgin Courtesan' at the age of twelve. Half-Chinese and half-American, she moves effortlessly between the East and the West. But her talents belie her private struggle to understand who she really is and her search for a home in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her.

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