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The Joy Luck Club


My father has asked me to be the fourth corner at the Joy Luck Club.
Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  Amy Tan’s best-selling novel (and later film) about the relationships between Chinese-American women and their Chinese mothers (1989)
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  • My father has asked me to be the fourth corner at the Joy Luck Club.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • The nature of the talk was about my writing, my life, and my book, The Joy Luck Club.
    Amy Tan  --  Mother Tongue
  • And her friends at the Joy Luck Club said she died just like a rabbit: quickly and with unfinished business left behind.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • The Joy Luck Club.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club

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  • My mother was supposed to host the next meeting of the Joy Luck Club.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • My mother started the San Francisco version of the Joy Luck Club in 1949, two years before I was born.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • And she saw how quickly their eyes moved when she told them her idea for the Joy Luck Club.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • After everybody votes unanimously for the Canada gold stock, I go into the kitchen to ask Auntie An-mei why the Joy Luck Club started investing in stocks.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • My parents invited all the couples from the Joy Luck Club to witness my debut.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • After the show, the Hsus, the Jongs, and the St. Clairs from the Joy Luck Club came up to my mother and father.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club

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  • But instead Auntie Lindo took the letter to the Joy Luck Club and discussed with Auntie Ying and Auntie An-mei what should be done, because they had known for many years about my mother’s search for her twin daughters, her endless hope.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • " When I arrive at the Hsus’ house, where the Joy Luck Club is meeting tonight, the first person I see is my father.
    Amy Tan  --  The Joy Luck Club
  • Here’s an example from the first draft of a story that later made its way into The Joy Luck Club, but without this line: "That was my mental quandary in its nascent state.
    Amy Tan  --  Mother Tongue
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