The Joy Luck Club
By Amy Tan
Original Publisher: G.P. Putnam & Sons
Current Publisher: Penguin
- E.L. Doctorow for Billy Bathgate
- Katherine Dunn for Geek Love
- Oscar Hijuelos for The Mambo Kings Play Songs of Love
- Amy Tan for The Joy Luck Club
Fiction Winner That Year: John Casey for Spartina
Fiction Judges That Year: Not Available
The Year in Literature:
- Breathing Lessons by Anne Tyler won the Pulitzer Prize for fiction.
- Camilo José Cela won the Nobel Prize for literature.
More Information: The Joy Luck Club was made into a 1993 film of the same title directed by Wayne Wang. Tan co-wrote the screenplay with Ronald Bass.