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The bonesetter's daughter

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IL: UG - BL: 5.7 - AR Pts: 18
Lexile measure:
800L
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A mother and daughter find what they share in their bones in this compelling novel from the bestselling author of The Joy Luck Club and Where the Past Begins: A Writer's Memoir.Ruth Young and her widowed mother have always had a difficult relationship. But when she discovers writings that vividly describe her mother's tumultuous life growing up in China, Ruth discovers a side of LuLing that she never knew existed.Transported to a backwoods village known as Immortal Heart, Ruth learns of secrets passed along by a mute nursemaid, Precious Auntie; of a cave where dragon bones are mined; of the crumbling ravine known as the End of the World; and of the curse that LuLing believes she released through betrayal. Within the calligraphied pages awaits the truth about a mother's heart, secrets she cannot tell her daughter, yet hopes she will never forget...Conjuring the pain of broken dreams and the power of myths, The Bonesetter's Daughter is an excavation of the human spirit: the past, its deepest wounds, its most profound hopes.
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9780399146435
9781101202951
9780345457370
9781606405437
9781597770767
9781402509162
UPC:
9781606405437
Accelerated Reader:
UG
Level 5.7, 18 Points
Lexile measure:
800L
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Grouping LanguageEnglish (eng)
Last Grouping Update2020-11-27 04:16:52AM
Last Indexed2020-11-27 04:42:48AM
Novelist Primary ISBN9781435674905

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display_descriptionA mother and daughter find what they share in their bones in this compelling novel from the bestselling author of The Joy Luck Club and Where the Past Begins: A Writer's Memoir.
Ruth Young and her widowed mother have always had a difficult relationship. But when she discovers writings that vividly describe her mother's tumultuous life growing up in China, Ruth discovers a side of LuLing that she never knew existed.
Transported to a backwoods village known as Immortal Heart, Ruth learns of secrets passed along by a mute nursemaid, Precious Auntie; of a cave where dragon bones are mined; of the crumbling ravine known as the End of the World; and of the curse that LuLing believes she released through betrayal. Within the calligraphied pages awaits the truth about a mother's heart, secrets she cannot tell her daughter, yet hopes she will never forget...
Conjuring the pain of broken dreams and the power of myths, The Bonesetter's Daughter is an excavation of the human spirit: the past, its deepest wounds, its most profound hopes.
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Chinese American families -- Fiction
Chinese American families -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD)
Chinese American women -- Fiction
Chinese American women -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD)
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Mothers and daughters -- Fiction
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title_displayThe bonesetter's daughter
title_fullThe Bonesetter's Daughter
The bonesetter's daughter / Amy Tan
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title_shortThe bonesetter's daughter
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Mothers and daughters
Women
Women immigrants
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