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The Resource The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan

The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan

Label
The opposite of fate : a book of musings
Title
The opposite of fate
Title remainder
a book of musings
Statement of responsibility
Amy Tan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tan, Amy
Dewey number
  • 813/.54
  • B
Index
no index present
Interest level
UG
LC call number
PS3570.A48
LC item number
Z47 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Reading level
7.7
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Tan, Amy
  • Tan, Amy
  • Novelists, American
  • Novelists, American
  • Chinese Americans
  • Free will and determinism
  • Chinese American families
  • Fiction
  • Fate and fatalism
Target audience
adult
Label
The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 61
  • Changing the Past
  • Last Week
  • 69
  • My Grandmother's Choice
  • 99
  • Thinly Disguised Memoir
  • 105
  • Persona Errata
  • 113
  • Fate and Faith
  • Scent
  • 121
  • American Circumstances and Chinese Character
  • Fish Cheeks
  • 125
  • Dangerous Advice
  • 128
  • Midlife Confidential
  • 135
  • Arrival Banquet
  • CliffsNotes Version of My Life
  • 154
  • Joy Luck and Hollywood
  • 176
  • Strong Winds, Strong Influences
  • What She Meant
  • 207
  • Confessions
  • 212
  • Pretty Beyond Belief
  • 215
  • 7
  • Most Hateful Words
  • 218
  • My Love Affair with Vladimir Nabokov
  • 221
  • Luck, Chance, and a Charmed Life
  • Inferior Decorating
  • 231
  • Room with a View, New Kitchen, and Ghosts
  • 235
  • Retreat to Reality
  • How We Knew
  • 239
  • My Hair, My Face, My Nails
  • 245
  • Ghosts of My Imagination
  • 250
  • A Choice of Words
  • What the Library Means to Me
  • 269
  • Mother Tongue
  • 271
  • 39
  • Language of Discretion
  • 280
  • Five Writing Tips
  • 291
  • Required Reading and Other Dangerous Subjects
  • 299
  • Angst and the Second Book
  • 324
  • Best Stories
  • 334
  • A Question of Fate
  • Hope
  • What I Would Remember
  • 357
  • To Complain Is American
  • 360
  • Opposite of Fate
  • 367
  • 41
  • Faith
Control code
ocm52493386
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9780399150746
Lccn
2003047190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
813.54 T153 ; XX-N ; C-BS; CO11-03BT4 ; SYS4-04BT4.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 52493386
  • (Sirsi) i9780399150746
  • i0399150749
Label
The opposite of fate : a book of musings, Amy Tan
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 61
  • Changing the Past
  • Last Week
  • 69
  • My Grandmother's Choice
  • 99
  • Thinly Disguised Memoir
  • 105
  • Persona Errata
  • 113
  • Fate and Faith
  • Scent
  • 121
  • American Circumstances and Chinese Character
  • Fish Cheeks
  • 125
  • Dangerous Advice
  • 128
  • Midlife Confidential
  • 135
  • Arrival Banquet
  • CliffsNotes Version of My Life
  • 154
  • Joy Luck and Hollywood
  • 176
  • Strong Winds, Strong Influences
  • What She Meant
  • 207
  • Confessions
  • 212
  • Pretty Beyond Belief
  • 215
  • 7
  • Most Hateful Words
  • 218
  • My Love Affair with Vladimir Nabokov
  • 221
  • Luck, Chance, and a Charmed Life
  • Inferior Decorating
  • 231
  • Room with a View, New Kitchen, and Ghosts
  • 235
  • Retreat to Reality
  • How We Knew
  • 239
  • My Hair, My Face, My Nails
  • 245
  • Ghosts of My Imagination
  • 250
  • A Choice of Words
  • What the Library Means to Me
  • 269
  • Mother Tongue
  • 271
  • 39
  • Language of Discretion
  • 280
  • Five Writing Tips
  • 291
  • Required Reading and Other Dangerous Subjects
  • 299
  • Angst and the Second Book
  • 324
  • Best Stories
  • 334
  • A Question of Fate
  • Hope
  • What I Would Remember
  • 357
  • To Complain Is American
  • 360
  • Opposite of Fate
  • 367
  • 41
  • Faith
Control code
ocm52493386
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
398 pages
Isbn
9780399150746
Lccn
2003047190
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
813.54 T153 ; XX-N ; C-BS; CO11-03BT4 ; SYS4-04BT4.
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 52493386
  • (Sirsi) i9780399150746
  • i0399150749

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