The Joy Luck Club Summary and Analysis

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Jing-mei (June) Woo: narrator of most of this story; age 36, daughter of Suyuan and Canning Woo

Suyuan Woo: narrator of part of the story; Jing-mei’s mother, Canning Woo’s wife, and founder of the Joy Luck Club. She dies two months before the story begins

Canning Woo: Suyuan’s husband; Jing-mei’s father

An-mei Hsu: Suyuan’s friend; one of the members of the Joy Luck Club

George Hsu: An-mei’s husband

Lindo Jong: Suyuan’s “best friend and arch rival”; one of the members of the Joy Luck Club
Ying-ying St. Clair: Suyuan’s friend; one of the members of the Joy Luck Club

Uncle Jack: Ying-ying’s younger brother...

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