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The bonesetter's daughter

Author: Amy Tan
Publisher: London : Flamingo, 2001.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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LuLing Young is now in her eighties, and finally beginning to feel the effects of old age. Trying to hold on to the evaporating past, she begins to write down all that she can remember of her life as a girl in China. Meanwhile, her daughter Ruth, a ghostwriter for authors of self-help books, is losing the ability to speak up for herself in front of the man she lives with. LuLing can only look on, helpless: her  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Material Type: Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Amy Tan
ISBN: 9780006550433 0006550436 0399146431 9780399146435
OCLC Number: 47272840
Description: 339 pages ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Amy Tan.

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A major novel from the internationally bestselling author of `The Joy Luck Club', `The Kitchen God's Wife' and `The Hundred Secret Senses'.  Read more...

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`Compelling ... exotic lands and the past lend themselves to poetry. Tan turns the familiar but harrowing accounts of pre-Communist Chinese women into a romantic and intriguing tale. LuLing is a Read more...

 
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