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Free Library of Philadelphia - 'Where the Past Begins: A Writer’s Memoir' - Amy Tan

Where the Past Begins

Amy Tan

“Powerful” and “full of magic” (Los Angeles Times), Amy Tan is the author of the beloved novels The Joy Luck Club, a finalist for the National Book Award and the National Book Critics Circle Award and for which she also co-wrote the film adaptation screenplay; The Kitchen God's WifeThe Hundred Secret Senses; and The Valley of Amazement, a decades- and continents-spanning story of three generations of women. In addition to several other novels and works of nonfiction, she is the author of two children’s books, and her essays and stories have appeared in scores of periodicals and anthologies. Where the Past Begins is a memoir of Tan’s life, art, and deeply personal inspirations that frame her fiction.

Single ticket admission: $33.00, one book included. Admission for two: $38.00, one book included.

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Event date: 
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 - 7:30pm
Event address: 
Parkway Central Library
1901 Vine Street
Philadelphia, PA 19103
Where the Past Begins: A Writer's Memoir Cover Image
By Amy Tan
$28.99
ISBN: 9780062319296
Availability: Usually Ships in 1-5 Days
Published: Ecco Press - October 17th, 2017