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Downtown Bend: The Library Book Club at Downtown Bend

Book Cover Event Type: Adult Program
Age Group(s): Adult
Date: 1/28/2022
Start Time: 12:00 PM
End Time: 1:00 PM
Description:
 Discuss The Joy Luck Club by Amy Tan.

This is an in-person event. Wearing a face covering is required at all in-person, indoor events.

Author! Author! New York Times bestselling writer AMY TAN is the author of six novels, as well as several short story collections, children's books and non-fiction titles. Her first book, The Joy Luck Club, earned enthusiastic reviews as well as an eight-month spot on The New York Times bestseller list; it was also a finalist for the National Book Award. Tan's work has been adapted into several different forms of media. The Joy Luck Club was adapted into a play and a film. Her novel The Bonesetter's Daughter was adapted into an opera, and her children's book Sagwa, the Chinese Siamese Cat was adapted into an animated television show. Join Amy Tan online on Thursday, January 13, 2022 at 7:00 pm. Purchase tickets: https://www.dplfoundation.org/author-author

"In 1949, four Chinese women--drawn together by the shadow of their past--begin meeting in San Francisco to play mah jong, invest in stocks and "say" stories. They call their gathering the Joy Luck Club--and forge a relationship that binds them for more than three decades." From the Publisher
Library: Downtown Bend Public Library    Find the Downtown Bend Public Library
Location: Brooks Room
Contact: Rya Fennewald
Contact Number: 707-290-6127