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Saving Fish from Drowning A NovelCtionate 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 The Lovely Bones if it were set in China This book is really gripping and somber very well written and I'm surprised it has such low ratings because I thought it was great
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FREE PDF î BOOK Saving Fish from Drowning A Novel ï AMY TAN ç ➶ Saving Fish from Drowning A Novel Free ➬ Author Amy Tan – Johns-cycling-diary.co.uk 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 mysterioSan 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 c I'm a huge fan of Amy Tan and this book was a disappointment Saving Fish from Drowning was outside of her voice and style and unlike her previous novels it took me forever to get into it I finally finished after forcing myself to do so Perhaps it's that I've come to expect her typical style that mixes magic relationships lessons learned and insight to Asian cultural You could argue that Saving Fish from Drowning included those elements However I feel those pieces were not entwined into the same story but secular themes in this novel In addition the book was much longer than it need to be w details that were not pertinent to the conclusionUsually when I've finished a Tan book I feel enlightened or with a new perspective or just happy I read the book This story left me wondering what else I could have been reading insteadI’m all about authors exploring new literary avenues Unfortunately with this book I feel the author left too much of herself behind in the processStill a loyal fan I will absolutely be reading her next book
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Ultural gaffes and tribal curses Buddhist illusions and romantic desires On Christmas morning the tourists cruise across a misty lake and disappearWith picaresue characters and mesmerizing imagery Saving Fish from Drowning gives us a voice as idiosyncratic sharp and affe If Tolstoy and Cecil B DeMille collaborated on a novel it would turn out something like this A cast of thousands of miserable charactersSaving Fish From Drowning was not a novel but an endurance test If I didn't have to facilitate a book group about this novel I would not have read past the first 50 pages I've heard great things about Amy Tan and haven't read her other stuff and won't discount it based on this but lordy I have no incentive to read her work nowThis novel is a claustrophobe's nightmare just when you think she can't introduce any characters to an already overcrowded plot she throws in another dozen or so By the end of the book I found myself rooting for the military junta to kill everyone off just so the book would end and I wouldn't have to try to keep everyone straightI know this book has been doing the book club circuit but I am completely perplexed as to why It seems after the first group read it they would have warned others awayI'd get into the plot but why bother?