Amy Tan

Amy Tan, Bestselling Novelist
Amy Tan is a Chinese-American author of critically acclaimed novels. Tan was born in Oakland, California but her education during her formative years took place in Europe after her mom moved to Montreux, Switzerland. She would return to the USA to pursue her higher education, attending several universities, including the University of California at Berkeley. Tan has written several short stories and novels and received dozens of awards. She even co-wrote the screenplay for the major motion picture adaptation of her most famous work, The Joy Luck Club.

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