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Amy Tan

Author (born 19-Feb-1952)


Bella Adams. Amy Tan. Manchester University Press. 2005. 232pp.

Harold Bloom (editor). Amy Tan's "The Joy Luck Club". Chelsea House Publications. 2003. 223pp.

Jeannette Batz Cooperman. The Broom Closet: Secret Meanings of Domesticity in Postfeminist Novels by Louise Erdrich, Mary Gordon, Toni Morrison, Marge Piercy, Jane Smiley, and Amy Tan. Peter Lang Publishing. 1998. 239pp.

E. D. Huntley. Amy Tan: A Critical Companion. Westport, CT: Greenwood Publishing Group. 1998. 184pp.

Mary Ellen Snodgrass. Amy Tan: A Literary Companion. McFarland & Company. 2004. 232pp.


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  7. Oxford Companion to Women's Writing in the United States (p.869)

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