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The Moon Lady

The Moon Lady

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/TAN / The first book for children by the author of The Joy Luck Club and The Kitchen God's Wife. On a rainy afternoon, Maggie, Lily, and June listen as their grandmother tells a story from her childhood. Long ago, during the Moon Festival while waiting for the Moon Lady to appear and grant wishes, Ying-ying discovers the best wishes are those you make come true

Overview

/TAN / The first book for children by the author of The Joy Luck Club and The Kitchen God's Wife. On a rainy afternoon, Maggie, Lily, and June listen as their grandmother tells a story from her childhood. Long ago, during the Moon Festival while waiting for the Moon Lady to appear and grant wishes, Ying-ying discovers the best wishes are those you make come true yourself. Full color.

Editorial Reviews

Publishers Weekly - Publisher's Weekly
A girl's adventures on the night of the Moon Festival make for ``a haunting tale... worthy of retelling and of repeated rereading,'' said PW in a starred review. Ages 6-up. (Nov.)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781931056946
Publisher:
New Millennium Entertainment
Publication date:
02/28/2001
Edition description:
Unabridged
Product dimensions:
5.64(w) x 4.90(h) x 0.39(d)
Age Range:
6 - 9 Years

Meet the Author

Amy Tan is the author of the Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God's Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter’s Daughter and two children's books, The Moon Lady and Chinese Siamese Cat, which will be adapted as a PBS series for children for fall 2001. Tan was a co-producer and co screenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club, and her essays and stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. Her work has been translated into more than 25 languages. She lives with her husband in San Francisco and New York.

Amy Tan is the author of the Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God's Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, The Bonesetter’s Daughter and two children's books, The Moon Lady and Chinese Siamese Cat, which will be adapted as a PBS series for children for fall 2001. Tan was a co-producer and co screenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club, and her essays and stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies. Her work has been translated into more than 25 languages. She lives with her husband in San Francisco and New York.

Brief Biography

Hometown:
San Francisco, California and New York, New York
Date of Birth:
February 19, 1952
Place of Birth:
Oakland, California
Education:
B.A., San Jose State University, 1973; M.A., 1974

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