"Amy Tan's memoir "Where the past begins" is subtitled accurately as "A writer's memoir." Indeed the book shows Amy's life progressing from childhood to adulthood and her growth as a writer. Every aspiring writer will benefit fr..."
"In Where the Past Begins, bestselling author of The Joy Luck Club and The Valley of Amazement Amy Tan is at her most intimate, revealing the truths and inspirations that underlie her extraordinary fiction. By delving into vivid memories of...
"As a senior, I'm not part of the demographic this book is aimed at. I did enjoy it all the same and learn from it. I particularly enjoyed the introductions to women in History who had played an important role in the development of Computer Hardwar..."