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Title: The Bonesetter's Daughter
Binding: Mass Market Paperback
Book Condition: very good
Publisher:  Ballantine Books
ISBN Number: 0804114986 / 9780804114981
Seller ID: 9780804114981
""The Bonesetter's Daughter" dramatically chronicles the tortured, devoted relationship between LuLing Young and her daughter Ruth. . . . A strong novel, filled with idiosyncratic, sympathetic characters, haunting images, historical complexity, significant contemporary themes, and suspenseful mystery."
-"Los Angeles Times"
"TAN AT HER BEST . . . Rich and hauntingly forlorn . . . The writing is so exacting and unique in its detail."
-"San Francisco Chronicle"
"For Tan, the true keeper of memory is language, and so the novel is layered with stories that have been written down-by mothers for their daughters, passing along secrets that cannot be said out loud but must not be forgotten."
-"The""New York Times Book Review
"AMY TAN HAS] DONE IT AGAIN. . . . "The Bonesetter's Daughter" tells a compelling tale of family relationships; it layers and stirs themes of secrets, ambiguous meanings, cultural complexity and self-identity; and it resonates with metaphor and symbol."
-"The Denver Post