The Authors Who Inspire Amy Tan

Amy Tan has given the world a unique perspective on growing up in a Chinese-American family. Between exploring themes such as the mother-daughter bond, sharing witty reflections on writing and the ghosts that just may haunt her computer, and singing in an all-author rock band, here are the authors she turns to for a dose of inspiration.
Canada by Richard Ford
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On Writing by Stephen King
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King James Bible by Collins
To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
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Selected Stories by Alice Munro
Selected Stories, 1968-1994 by Alice Munro
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Flannery O'Connor Complete Short Stories by Flannery O'Connor
Complete Stories by Flannery O'Connor and Robert Giroux
The Collected Stories of Amy Hempel by Amy Hempel and Rick Moody
The Optimist's Daughter by Eudora Welty
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The Selected Stories of Mavis Gallant by Mavis Gallant
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The Round House by Louise Erdrich
Selected Stories of Anton Chekov by Anton Chekhov and Richard Pevear
The Complete Poems of Emily Dickinson by Emily Dickinson
My Beloved World by Sonia Sotomayor
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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
A Study in Scarlet by Arthur Conan Doyle
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by Arthur Conan Doyle
Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
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Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence
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Fine Just the Way It Is by Annie Proulx
Talk Stories by Jamaica Kincaid and Ian Frazier
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Waiting by Ha Jin
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The Crazed by Ha Jin
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All Souls by Javier Marias
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Kinder Than Solitude by Yiyun Li
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Gold Boy, Emerald Girl by Yiyun Li
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Frog by Mo Yan and Howard Goldblatt
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Red Sorghum by Mo Yan
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An Unnecessary Woman by Rabih Alameddine
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Canada by Richard Ford
On Writing by Stephen King
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Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë
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Lolita by Vladimir Nabokov
Red Sorghum by Mo Yan and Howard Goldblatt
Frog by Mo Yan and Howard Goldblatt
Gold Boy, Emerald Girl by Yiyun Li
Kinder Than Solitude by Yiyun Li
The Round House by Louise Erdrich
All Souls by Javier Marias and John Banville
Waiting by Ha Jin
The Crazed by Ha Jin
Fine Just the Way It Is by Annie Proulx
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The Hakawati by Rabih Alameddine
The Hakawati by Rabih Alameddine
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Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence and Richard Eyre

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