My Thoughts on Amy Chua’s Triple Package
By HapaMama on February 06, 2014
Image Credit: flag background, pubs.94 via Flickr, The Triple Package book cover from Penguin Press Amy Chua’s new The Triple Package seems to build upon the same “Chinese are superior” motto as Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother — but it’s actually more inflammatory and much less compelling than her last book. Raw and bordering on naively personal, Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother sparked a lot of discussion within the Asian American community — and reinforced many stereotypes outside the fold. I ripped through it in less than 24 hours, both horrified and fascinated. . . .