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Read book the kitchen god s wife trial ebookget link. The kitchen god's wife novel summary:chp 1 novel summary:chp 2-5 novel summary:chp 6-10 amy tan had other plans like pearl in the kitchen god's wife, tan lost her father, a baptist minister, when she was a teenager.
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