The Resource The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan

The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan

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The opposite of fate : a book of musings
Title
The opposite of fate
Title remainder
a book of musings
Statement of responsibility
Amy Tan
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Language
eng
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Title
The opposite of fate
Creator
Summary
The author reflects on her family's Chinese American legacy, her experiences as a writer, her survival of natural disasters, and her struggle to manage three family members afflicted with brain disease
Subject
Genre
Tone
Writing style
Award
New York Times Notable Book, 2003
Biography type
contains biographical information
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158712
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
LC call number
PS3570.A48
LC item number
Z47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
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a book of musings
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a book of musings
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Amy Tan
The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan
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The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan
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Contents
Fate and faith: CliffsNotes version of my life -- How we knew -- Question of fate -- Faith -- Changing the past: Last week -- My grandmother's choice -- Thinly disguised memoir -- Persona errata -- Scent -- American circumstances and Chinese character: Fish cheeks -- dangerous advice -- Midlife confidential -- Arrival banquet -- Joy luck and Hollywood -- Strong winds, strong influences: What she meant -- Confessions -- Pretty beyond belief -- Most hateful words -- My love affair with Vladimir Nabokov -- Luck, chance, and a charmed life: Inferior decorating -- Room with a view, new kitchen, and ghosts -- Retreat to reality -- My hair, my face, my nails -- Ghosts of my imagination -- Choice of words: What the library means to me -- Mother tongue -- Language of discretion -- Five writing tips -- Required reading and other dangerous subjects -- Angst and the second book -- Best stories -- Hope: What I would remember -- To complain is American -- Opposite of fate
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Dimensions
22 cm.
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Extent
398 p.
Isbn
9780399150746
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2003047190
Note
cat25
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • ocm52493386
  • 635918
  • (OCoLC)52493386

Library Locations

    • Douglas County Libraries, James H LarueBorrow it
      9292 S. Ridgeline Blvd., Highlands Ranch, CO, 80129, US
      39.5467303 -104.9960252
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