Amy TanAmy Tan (譚恩美, born February 19, 1952) is a Chinese American author.
Born in Oakland, California, Tan is best known for the critically acclaimed The Joy Luck Club. This book has been made into a feature film. She has also written several other books, including The Kitchen God's Wife and The Hundred Secret Senses. Her fourth and latest book is The Bonesetters Daugther.