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Amy Tan

Amy Tan is the author of The Joy Luck Club , The Kitchen God's Wife , The Hundred Secret Senses , The Bonesetter's Daughter , The Opposite of Fate: Memories of a Writing Life , Saving Fish from Drowning , and two children's books, The Moon Lady and The Chinese Siamese Cat , which was adapted into a PBS television series. Tan was also a coproducer and coscreenwriter of the film version of The Joy Luck Club . Her essays and stories have appeared in numerous magazines and anthologies, and her...See more

Personality Profile For Amy Tan

Amy Tan

The following is a personality profile of Amy Tan based on her work.

Amy Tan is a bit compulsive, unpretentious and can be perceived as dependent.

She is susceptible to stress, she is easily overwhelmed in stressful situations. She is fiery as well: she has a fiery temper, especially when things do not go her way. But, Amy Tan is also intermittent: she has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for self-expression.

She is also relatively unconcerned with taking pleasure in life: she prefers activities with a purpose greater than just personal enjoyment. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what she does: she thinks it is important to take care of the people around her.

Writing style analyzed by IBM Watson

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