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The bonesetter's daughter [electronic resource] / Amy Tan.

Tan, Amy. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9780786541935 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 0786541938 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 9781101202951 (electronic bk.)
  • ISBN: 1101202955 (electronic bk.)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource (353 p.)
  • Publisher: New York : G.P. Putnam's, c2001.

Content descriptions

Participant or Performer Note: Read by Amy Tan and Joan Chen.
Summary, etc.: Set in contemporary San Francisco and in a Chinese village where Peking Man is unearthed, "The Bonesetter's Daughter" is an excavation of the human spirit: the past, its deepest wounds, its most profound hopes. This is the story of LuLing Young, who searches for the name of her mother, the daughter of the famous Bonesetter from the Mouth of the Mountain. The story conjures the pain of broken dreams, the power of myths, and the strength of love that enables us to recover in memory what we have lost in grief.
Source of Description Note: Description based on print version record.
Subject: Chinese American families > Fiction.
Chinese American women > Fiction.
Mothers and daughters > Fiction.
Women immigrants > Fiction.
Women > China > Fiction.
China > Fiction.
Domestic fiction.
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Electronic books.

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