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User Review  - mirrani - LibraryThing

It's hard to say exactly how you should classify this book, other than to say it is one of the books you will most likely enjoy all around. There were times when the main character frustrated the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Hebephrene - LibraryThing

I was surprised at how badly written this was. I was curious about Tan because of her popularity. The distressing discovery is that there wasn't one genuine emotion in the book. The main character ... Read full review

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User Review  - Kitscot - LibraryThing

American Chinese Olivia Laguni finds out she has an older Chinese half sister, Kwan Li, after her fatherís death bed confession to her mother. From initially being excited about the prospect of having ... Read full review

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Review: The Hundred Secret Senses

User Review  - Liz - Goodreads

This is a difficult one to review. Overall, I found it distinctly underwhelming. Some people describe Tan's novels as though they're life-changing. Can't say I agree given my experience with 'The ... Read full review

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User Review  - Perry - Goodreads

I was reading a book by Sharon McCrumb, a writer from Appalachia. The book is called "Zombies of the Gene Pool" about a murder that happens within a group of science fiction writers. What possessed me ... Read full review

Review: The Hundred Secret Senses

User Review  - Margitte - Goodreads

Pablo Picasso also had his periods: African, Blue, Cubism, Modern, Rose and Analytic cubism. And so have I. Have periods: Russian, Jewish, American, Middle-East, African, you name it. One of my ... Read full review

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User Review  - Karen Hansen - Goodreads

I'm a huge fan of Amy Tan and I have read all, but her most recent novel. Tan's third novel, The Hundred Secret Senses, follows two sisters as they try to overcome culture gaps to form a bond. The ... Read full review

Review: The Hundred Secret Senses

User Review  - Synesthesia - Goodreads

So I like this book. What I like about it is how sweet Kwan is, but in just about All the Books there is a straight as in serious character who refuses to believe in ghosty things. Which is a bit ... Read full review

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User Review  - Barb Newman - Goodreads

I've read most of Amy Tan's books over the years so when I found this one on the community market book table for a quarter, I had to look hard at it to remember if I'd read it already! I'm so glad I ... Read full review

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