The Joy Luck Club Summary
Amy Tan

Everything you need to understand or teach The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan.

  • The Joy Luck Club Summary & Study Guide
  • 24 Student Essays
  • 1 Encyclopedia Article
  • 17 Literature Criticisms
  • 1 Book Notes
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  • 30 The Joy Luck Club Lessons
  • 20 Activities
  • 180 Multiple Choice Questions
  • 60 Short Essay Questions
  • 20 Essay Questions
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The Joy Luck Club Summary

The Joy Luck Club, published by G. P. Putnam's Sons in 1989, presents the stories of four Chinese immigrant women and their American-born daughters. Each of the four Chinese women has her own view of the world based on her experiences in China and wants to share that vision with her daughter. The daughters try to understand and appreciate their mothers' pasts, adapt to the American way of life, and win their mothers' acceptance...

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