The best we could do : an illustrated memoir
Bui, Thi, author, artist.
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir / Thi Bui.
New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2017.
327 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 24 cm
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The author describes her experiences as a young Vietnamese immigrant, highlighting her family's move from their war-torn home to the United States in graphic novel format.
"Exploring the anguish of immigration and the lasting effects that displacement has on a child and her family, Bui documents the story of her family's daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, and the difficulties they faced building new lives for themselves"--Publisher description.
- Subject headings
Bui, Thi--Comic books, strips, etc.
Vietnamese Americans--Biography--Comic books, strips, etc.
Refugees--United States--Biography--Comic books, strips, etc.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Personal narratives, Vietnamese--Comic books, strips, etc.
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 Personal narratives, Vietnamese.
- Genre heading
Comics (Graphic works)
- Kokomo Library
- Call Number
- E184.V53 B85 2017
- Kokomo Library - Bestsellers
- 1st Floor