The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir


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Publisher Abrams Imprint ComicArts ISBN


Awards and Honors YALSA 2018 Best Graphic Novels for Teens<br> 2017 Goodreads Choice Award, Graphic Novels & Comics<br> Shelf Awareness 2017 Best Books of the Year, Nonfiction<br> Amazon.com Best Books of 2017, Comics & Graphic Novels<br> <i>Library Journal</i> Best Books of 2017, Graphic Novels<br> Los Angeles Public Library Best of 2017: Nonfiction<br> NPR’s Book Concierge, 2017 Great Reads

The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated Memoir

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Language: Racial or Ethnic Epithet/Slur,Language: Strong Language,Medical: Reproductive/Sexual Reference/Discussion,Violence: Child Abuse,Violence: Mild Violence,Violence: War/Harsh Realities of War

Bui documents the story of her family's daring escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, exploring the anguish of immigration. Black-and-white illustrations.
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