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.
The Best We Could Do: An Illustrated MemoirBook Verdict
ISBN: 9781419718779 Format: Print Book Edition: Hardcover edition Publisher: ComicArts Page Count: 336 Scholastic Reading Counts: Level: 5.4, Points: 7 Lexile: Level: GN600L Awards & Honors: YALSA 2018 Best Graphic Novels for Teens
2017 Goodreads Choice Award, Graphic Novels & Comics
Shelf Awareness 2017 Best Books of the Year, Nonfiction
Amazon.com Best Books of 2017, Comics & Graphic Novels
Library Journal Best Books of 2017, Graphic Novels
Los Angeles Public Library Best of 2017: Nonfiction
NPR’s Book Concierge, 2017 Great Reads
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