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1. After reading The Valley of Amazement would you recommend this book to a friend to read?
2. Did you find the historical facts about the courtesan life to be believable and did you find the very graphic dialogue offensive?
3. Did the novel hold your interest throughout or did you find it tedious reading?
4. What are your thoughts on the characterizations of the men portrayed in this novel?
5. If you ave read other novels by Amy Tan how would you rate The Valley of Amazement compared to say The Joy Luck Club?
6. Did you like the way this novel ended and the relationship issues at last resolved for mother and daughter?
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