Publisher description for The Joy Luck Club / Amy Tan ; retold by Clare West.

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This award-winning collection of adapted classic literature and original stories develops reading skills for low-beginning through advanced students.

Accessible language and carefully controlled vocabulary build students' reading confidence.

Introductions at the beginning of each story, illustrations throughout, and glossaries help build comprehension.

Before, during, and after reading activities included in the back of each book strengthen student comprehension.

Audio versions of selected titles provide great models of intonation and pronunciation of difficult words.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Readers (Adult)
Reading comprehension -- Problems, exercises, etc.
English language -- Textbooks for foreign speakers.
Women -- Societies and clubs -- Fiction.
Reminiscing in old age -- Fiction.
Chinese American women -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Loss (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Female friendship -- Fiction.
Mothers -- Death -- Fiction.
China -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.
San Francisco (Calif.) -- Social life and customs -- 20th century -- Fiction.