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Tang, Camy

Summary: Mary is delighted about Living History Days, when many of Ivy Bay's businesses put on demonstrations of what life was like in historic Cape Cod. She's especially excited about the re-enacted bank robbery at Ivy Bay Bank & Trust. But as Mary and the crowd watch the re-enactment, they realize this fake crime is actually real. The masked, gun-wielding robber, played by Steve Althorpe, the bank...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Guideposts 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

Kampe, Adam.

Summary: Interviews, commentaries, and excerpts from Amy Tan's first novel, The Joy Luck Club. Accompanying teacher's guide includes ten lesson plans, each with focus topic, discussion activities, writing exercises, and homework assignments Also includes capstone projects, suggested essay topics, handouts with more background information about the novel, and bibliographical references. Lessons dovetail...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: National Endowment for the Arts 2006

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD SA 813 Stone 2007

Cane, Emma

Summary: "Putting a painful breakup behind her, Amy has come home to help revitalize Fairfield Orchard, its blossom-scented air and rows of trees framed by the majestic Blue Ridge Mountains. She doesn't have time for the handsome--distracting--professor who wants to dig into her family's history for his research"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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Cann, Simon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Course Technology 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 780 CAN

Tan, Amy.

Summary: Struggling to regain her voice and express her true feelings to her husband, ghostwriter Ruth Young discovers that her inability to speak closely parallels the story of her mother LuLing's early life in China, where Ruth finds the famous bonesetter, a woman whose mouth was sealed shut during a suicide attempt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

Cant, Sarah.

Summary: A comprehensive and practical guide to the art of making contemporary hats and headpieces using traditional techniques. Includes color pictures and step by step tutorials.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.504 CAN

Tan, Amy

Summary: Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Tan

Tan, Amy

Summary: Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Tan 2013

Tan, Amy.

Summary: After being drawn together by the shadows of their past, four women start meeting every week in San Francisco to engage in hobbies they all enjoy. After one of the four members dies, her daughter takes her place to fulfill her mother's dying wish. After the revelation of a secret, the women are forced to think back to their pasts and remember the sometimes painful events of their lives.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Phoenix Audio 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC TAN

Tan, Amy.

Summary: Violet Minturn, a half-Chinese/half-American courtesan who deals in seduction and illusion in Shanghai, struggles to find her place in the world, while her mother, Lucia, tries to make sense of the choices she has made and the men who have shaped her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperluxe 2013

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC TAN

Tan, Amy

Summary: "In Where the Past Begins, bestselling author of The Joy Luck Club and The Valley of Amazement Amy Tan is at her most intimate, revealing the truths and inspirations that underlie her extraordinary fiction. By delving into vivid memories of her traumatic childhood, confessions of self-doubt in her journals, and heartbreaking letters to and from her mother, she gives evidence to all that made it...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 TAN

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TAN, AMY TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B TAN TAN

Tan, Amy.

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Summary: Novel which includes a series of comic misunderstandings and heart-breaking realizations about luck, loss and trust, about the things a mother cannot tell her daughter--and the miraculous resiliency of love.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Dove Audio 1991

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Tan, Amy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 TAN

TAN, AMY

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DEMCO 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

Tan, Amy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 TAN

Bany-Winters, Lisa.

Summary: Covers basic theater vocabulary, puppetry and pantomime, sound effects, costumes, props, and makeup; includes several play scripts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 1997

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 792 BAN

Bany-Winters, Lisa.

Summary: Introduces the concepts of music, dance, and acting, suggesting how to create a musical production through games and role-playing and describing all aspects of a show from auditions to curtain call.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 792.6 BAN

Amy, Tan.

Summary: Amy Tan's The Valley of Amazement is a sweeping, evocative epic of two women's intertwined fates and their search for identity, that moves from the lavish parlors of Shanghai courtesans to the fog-shrouded mountains of a remote Chinese village.Spanning more than forty years and two continents, The Valley of Amazement resurrects pivotal episodes in history: from the collapse of China's last...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Tan, Amy.

Summary: Kwan, a seventeen-year-old half-sister from China, turns young Olivia's world upside-down with her stories of ghosts of another time, tales that have a profound impact on Olivia's life and imagination until she discovers a way to reconcile the ghosts of the past with her dreams of the future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

Tan, Amy.

Summary: 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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION TAN

Tan, Amy.

Summary: On an ill-fated art expedition, eleven Americans find themselves deep in the Burmese jungle, where they encounter a tribe awaiting a leader and the mystical book of wisdom that will protect them from the Myanmar military regime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Tan

Tan, Amy.

Summary: On an ill-fated art expedition to the southern Shan State in Burma, eleven Americans find themselves deep in the Burma jungle, where they encounter a tribe waiting the return of the leader and the mystical book of wisdom that will protect them from the ravages and destruction of the Myanmar military regime.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2005

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Cano-Murillo, Kathy.

Summary: Kathy Cano-Murillo, the Crafty Chica, is not a seamstress--she is a thread artist. Here, she shows how to harness the power of her fearless kamikaze sewing style--just dive in and give it 100 percent. Here you'll not only find out the nuts and bolts of sewing, but learn to have confidence to blaze your own sewing trail with confidence and flair. (And glitter!) The Crafty Chica is here to bring...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Potter Craft 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 746 CAN

Summary: When the British government is discovered smuggling precious Chinese artifacts out of the country, folklore hero Wong Fei Hong uses his uniquely outlandish style of martial arts...Drunken Boxing...to fight the conspirators and salvage the valuables before it's too late! And the more Hong drinks, the more agile he becomes -- able to fend off numerous attacks with unbelievable moves! With Chinese...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2001

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1 available in Action / Adventure DVDs, Call number: DVD ACTION/ADVENTURE LEG