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The Kitchen God's Wife

The Kitchen God's Wife

  • Title: The Kitchen God's Wife
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  • ISBN : 9780143038108
  • Format : Paperback
  • Language : English
  • Page : 416 pages


Winnie and Helen have kept each other s worst secrets for than fifty years Now, because she believes she is dying, Helen wants to expose everything And Winnie angrily determines that she must be the one to tell her daughter, Pearl, about the past including the terrible truth even Helen does not know And so begins Winnie s story of her life on a small island outside Winnie and Helen have kept each other s worst secrets for than fifty years Now, because she believes she is dying, Helen wants to expose everything And Winnie angrily determines that she must be the one to tell her daughter, Pearl, about the past including the terrible truth even Helen does not know And so begins Winnie s story of her life on a small island outside Shanghai in the 1920s, and other places in China during World War II, and traces the happy and desperate events that led to Winnie s coming to America in 1949


Author Amy Tan

Amy Tan Chinese pinyin T n nm i born February 19, 1952 is an American writer whose works explore mother daughter relationships and what it means to grow up as a first generation Asian American In 1993, Tan s adaptation of her most popular fiction work, The Joy Luck Club, became a commercially successful film.She has written several other books, including The Kitchen God s Wife, The Hun




The Kitchen God's Wife Reviews (31)

  • I read this when it came out I thought I had written a review no It s holding all these years later a lasting wonderful reading impression The culture the relationships struggles and love the foods it was all delicious. [..]

  • Amy Tan writes about women complex women and I think that s one of the things I love about her books The men in her stories are shadows, almost undeveloped, with little presence except when they are cruel and threatening I found this closed women s world wonderfully refreshing, especially after read [..]

  • Secrets Mothers and daughters nearly always keep secrets from each other But at some point in life the secrets need to be told.don t they Winnie, Pearl s mother, faces this dilemma Winnie s dearest friend Helen is threatening to tell Pearl all of the secrets of Winnie s early years in China So Winni [..]

  • great story about a relationship between a mother and daughter we all, to some degree, struggle with our relationships with our mothers this book made me look deeply at my own relationship with my mom and got me thinking about how much about my mom and her life that i still don t know my mom is read [..]

  • I read this book for the Goodreads Book Club Diversity in All Forms If you d like to join the discussion here is the link book is an extremely short read I read it in less than 24 hours while working and going to school The story takes a huge turn when Winnie shares what her life was like in China T [..]

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