The best we can do

an account of the trial of John BodkinAdams.
  • 254 Pages
  • 4.86 MB
  • English
Collins , London
Adams, John Bo
The Physical Object
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18955016M

The Best We Could Do begins with Bui's foray into motherhood and how it reminds her of her mother's story and sacrifices. To cultivate a deeper comprehension of her family's past, she interviews her parents, travels back to Vietnam, and spends tons of time learning about the history of /5.

Her debut graphic memoir, The Best We Could Do (Abrams ComicArts, ), has been selected as UCLA’s Common Book fora National Book Critics Circle finalist in autobiography, an Eisner Award finalist in Reality Based Comics, and made several Best /5().

“The Best We Could Do lands with the force of a blow and the strength of a mountain. Thi Bui offers an all-too-rarely-seen Vietnamese perspective on our war there, and a view of Vietnamese history that makes this book essential reading for anyone who seeks to go deep into this subject/5(). “The Best We Could Do lands with the force of a blow and the strength of a mountain.

Thi Bui offers an all-too-rarely-seen Vietnamese perspective on our war there, and a view of Vietnamese history that makes this book essential reading for anyone who seeks to go deep into this subject. The Best We Could Do honors Vietnam the way Marjane Satrapi’s Persepolis honors Iran.

And it’s fun to read too. author of The Fifth Book of Peace and I Love a Broad Margin to My Life - Maxine Hong Kingston. Thi Bui’s The Best We Could Do is a nuanced, multilayered tribute to a family that has lost as much as it has gained.

Bui interprets /5(5). When asked to write a review of Thi Bui’s book, “The Best We Could Do,” I hesitated. I had never read a graphic novel, much less reviewed one. We Can Do It. was a very good book. Great read for elementary school kids and interesting because for one it has young kids in the book telling their stories and it describes all the things that they are able to do even with a disability/5.

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