The Resource The Kitchen God's wife, Amy Tan

The Kitchen God's wife, Amy Tan

Label
The Kitchen God's wife
Title
The Kitchen God's wife
Statement of responsibility
Amy Tan
Title variation
kitchen gods wife
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For forty years, in China and in San Francisco, Winnie Louie and Helen Kwong have kept certian confidences. Suddenly, those shattering secrets are about to be revealed. So begins a series of comic misunderstandings and heartbreaking realizations about luck, loss, and trust; about the things a mother cannot tell her daughter, the secrets daughters keep, and the miraculous resiliency of love
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Storyline
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Character
Award
ALA Notable Book, 1992.
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058449
Cataloging source
DLC
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Tan, Amy
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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True
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  • Mothers and daughters
  • Generation gap
  • Chinese American women
  • Secrets
  • Family secrets
  • Interracial marriage
  • Women with multiple sclerosis
  • Chinese Americans
  • Los Angeles, California
  • China
Target audience
adult
Label
The Kitchen God's wife, Amy Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
738 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781560542575
Isbn Type
(alk. paper : lg. print)
Lccn
91029418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm24320857
  • OCoLC
Label
The Kitchen God's wife, Amy Tan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
738 pages (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781560542575
Isbn Type
(alk. paper : lg. print)
Lccn
91029418
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
System control number
  • ocm24320857
  • OCoLC

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