Amy Tan (disambiguation)

"Amy Tan" is composed of at least 2 distinct authors, divided by their works.

About the Author

Includes the names: Amy Tan, am Amy Tan

Author Division

Amy Tan (1)

The Joy Luck Club (1989) 17,743 copies, 199 reviews
The Bonesetter's Daughter (2001) 7,973 copies, 114 reviews
The Kitchen God's Wife (1991) 6,991 copies, 80 reviews
The Hundred Secret Senses (1995) 5,775 copies, 66 reviews
Saving Fish from Drowning (2005) 4,758 copies, 101 reviews
The Valley of Amazement (2013) 1,968 copies, 87 reviews
The Opposite of Fate: A Book of Musings (2003) 1,929 copies, 38 reviews
The Story and Its Writer: An Introduction to Short Fiction (1983) — Contributor — 1,140 copies, 3 reviews
Literature: An Introduction to Fiction, Poetry, and Drama (1995) — Contributor, some editions — 937 copies, 7 reviews
The Oxford Book of American Short Stories (1992) — Contributor — 761 copies, 3 reviews
The Moon Lady (1992) 488 copies, 11 reviews
The Vintage Book of Contemporary American Short Stories (1994) — Contributor — 485 copies, 2 reviews
The Best American Short Stories 1999 (1999) — Editor — 455 copies
Where the Past Begins: A Writer's Memoir (2017) 423 copies, 14 reviews
Points of View: Revised Edition (1966) — Contributor — 417 copies, 7 reviews
The Granta Book of the American Short Story (1992) — Contributor — 369 copies, 1 review
The Chinese Siamese Cat (1994) 327 copies, 5 reviews
Writers on Writing, 2: More Collected Essays from the New York Times (2003) — Contributor — 187 copies, 3 reviews
Charlie Chan Is Dead: An Anthology of Contemporary Asian American Fiction (1993) — Contributor — 159 copies, 3 reviews
The Best American Essays 1991 (1991) — Contributor — 144 copies, 1 review
The Norton Book of Personal Essays (1997) — Contributor — 143 copies, 1 review
Rules for Virgins (2011) 142 copies, 8 reviews
The Backyard Bird Chronicles (2024) 136 copies, 5 reviews
Leaving Home: Stories (1997) — Contributor — 116 copies
The Joy Luck Club [1993 film] (1994) — Screenwriter — 109 copies, 2 reviews
Growing up Asian American: An Anthology (1993) — Contributor — 102 copies, 2 reviews
The State of the Language [1990] (1979) — Contributor — 88 copies, 1 review
Rotten English: A Literary Anthology (2007) — Contributor — 76 copies, 1 review
Choice Words: Writers on Abortion (2020) — Contributor — 75 copies
American Christmas Stories (2021) — Contributor — 62 copies
The Vintage Book of American Women Writers (2011) — Contributor — 57 copies
The Simpsons: Season 12 (1990) — Guest Star — 57 copies
What’s Language Got to Do with It? (2005) — Contributor — 51 copies, 2 reviews
The Seasons of Women: An Anthology (1995) — Contributor — 46 copies
Sagwa, The Chinese Siamese Cat: Acrobat Cats (2002) — Contributor — 46 copies
Big City Cool: Short Stories About Urban Youth (2002) — Contributor — 35 copies, 1 review
Under Western Eyes: Personal Essays from Asian America (1995) — Contributor — 31 copies
Asian-American Literature: An Anthology (2000) — Contributor — 31 copies, 1 review
Drivel: Deliciously Bad Writing by Your Favorite Authors (2014) — Contributor — 28 copies, 1 review
Two Kinds 5 copies, 1 review
An Introduction To: The Joy Luck Club (2006) — Contributor — 4 copies
The Bonesetter's Daughter: Opera in Two Acts (2008) — Libretto — 4 copies
Tan, Amy Archive (1969) 2 copies
Talİh KuŞu (1994) 1 copy
Belles de Shangai (2016) 1 copy
Fish Cheeks 1 copy
Whole Pieces (1990) — Contributor — 1 copy
The Memory of Desire (2017) 1 copy

Common Knowledge

Disambiguation notice
1) Amy Ruth Tan (b. 1952) -- US fiction writer & memoirist

2) Dr. Amy Tan -- physician and professor at Univ. of Calgary