Saving Fish from Drowning

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December 28, 2009|
Saving Fish from Drowning by Amy Tan
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San Francisco art patron Bibi Chen has planned a journey of the senses along the famed Burma Road for eleven lucky friends. But after her mysterious death, Bibi watches aghast from her ghostly perch as the travelers veer off her itinerary and embark on a trail paved with cultural gaffes and tribal curses, Buddhist illusions and romantic desires. On Christmas morning, the tourists cruise across a misty lake and disappear.

With picaresque characters and mesmerizing imagery, Saving Fish from Drowning gives us a voice as idiosyncratic, sharp, and affectionate as the mothers of The Joy Luck Club. Bibi is the observant eye of human nature—the witness of good intentions and bad outcomes, of desperate souls and those who wish to save them. In the end, Tan takes her readers to that place in their own heart where hope is found.

Amy Tan is the author of The Joy Luck Club, The Kitchen God’s Wife, The Hundred Secret Senses, and two children’s books, The Moon Lady and The Chinese Siamese Cat, which has been adapted as Sagwa, a PBS series for children. Tan was also the coproducer and co-screenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club, and her ess...
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Title:Saving Fish from Drowning
Format:Audio Book (CD)
Product dimensions:5.5 X 6.5 X 0.63 in
Shipping dimensions:5.5 X 6.5 X 0.63 in
Published:December 28, 2009
Publisher:Brilliance Audio
Language:English
Appropriate for ages:All ages
ISBN - 13:9781441839862

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