Amy Tan

BOOK (1989)

The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan G.P. Putnam's Sons

Sunday, 8 May, 2011, 12:00am

Another chapter closes in city's literary life

Passport delays, rock star receptions and political bashing thrown in for good measure - all in the name of books

25 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Amy Tan shares tale of two identities

'I was supposed to be American but had weird Chinese parents'

Author Amy Tan yesterday described how she struggled with her Chinese-American identity while growing up and yearned to be 'completely American'.

21 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Joy, Luck, and Fate: Amy Tan

The best-selling novelist of The Joy Luck Club reflects on her life and books including her latest Saving Fish from Drowning. Today, 7pm, Central Library, 66 Causeway Rd, Causeway Bay, HK$160. Inquiries: www.festival.org.hk

20 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Holy writ

THOSE GOING TO see Amy Tan at this year's Man Hong Kong International Literary Festival may do well to remember there's a question about her books she's longing to be asked.

11 Mar 2007 - 12:00am

Saving Fish From Drowning

Saving Fish From Drowning

by Amy Tan

Harper Perennial, $72

25 Jun 2006 - 12:00am

The Opposite of Fate

The Opposite of Fate

by Amy Tan

Perennial $105

29 Aug 2004 - 12:00am

Amy Tan

Life: Do not be deceived by her aura of professionalism. Unlike other hot-shots who waltz from Harvard or Oxford to rave reviews and prizes, this daughter of California-based Chinese immigrants has experienced hell.

11 May 2003 - 12:00am

Off the shelf

The contemporary success of the ancient Chinese classics on military strategy has inspired another reincarnation in the form of The Complete Art of War, which combines Sun Tzu's Art of War with Sun Pin's Military Methods (Westview $250).

31 Aug 1996 - 12:00am