Book Discussion with Lynda Levin – The Best We Could Do by Thi Bui
January 18, 2022 @ 1:30 pm| Free
A partnership program of the DPJCC and the Friends of the Stirling Road Library.
The Best We Could Do is the library’s “big read”. A National Bestseller and 2017 National Book Critics Circle (NBCC) Finalist.
An intimate and poignant graphic novel portraying one family’s journey from war-torn Vietnam, from debut author Thi Bui.
This beautifully illustrated and emotional story is an evocative memoir about the search for a better future and a longing for the past. 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.
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