Jeff Yang: Controversial Amy Chua Parenting Book “Nothing Like What WSJ Suggests”

Jeff Yang’s latest column for the San Francisco Chronicle discusses ChineseMomGate and includes a short interview from Amy Chua, who admits to receiving death threats: “I consumed Battle Hymn in a single sitting, and Wang is absolutely right. It’s a riveting read, and nothing like what the Journal “excerpt” suggests.” No matter what, the discussion of Chua’s has benefited her book sales – it’s already #6 on Amazon.

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I'm the creator of 8 Asians and one of the editors. While I'm a regular blogger to the site as well, think of my role as Barbara Walters on "The View," except without the weird white hair. During the day, I'm a Developer for a major Internet company and live in the San Francisco Bay Area. I've also been writing in my blog,, for seven years.
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