The Valley of Amazement (HARPER)
Thursday • December 5 • 7pm
University Temple United Methodist Church, 1415 NE 43rd Street
Reading & Book Signing
Amy Tan may still be best known for her debut, The Joy Luck Club but she has continued to produce best-selling, funny, and insightful novels about mothers and daughters. Her latest is an epic story that spans two continents and decades of Chinese history—from the collapse of China's last imperial dynasty to the rise of the republic.
Amy Tan is the author of The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God's Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter's Daughter, The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life, Saving Fish from Drowning, and two children's books, The Moon Lady and Sagwa, which has now been adapted as a PBS production. Tan was also a co-producer and co-screenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club, Her essays and stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. Her work has been translated into thirty-five languages. She lives with her husband in San Francisco and New York.
Buy an Autographed Copy Please Note: Autographed copies of books are only available after the event. $29.99