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The Resource The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui

The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui

Label
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir
Title
The best we could do
Title remainder
an illustrated memoir
Statement of responsibility
Thi Bui
Creator
Artist
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Storyline
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Book, 2018.
  • Booklist Editors' Choice: Adult Books for Young Adults, 2017.
  • Library Journal Best Books, 2017.
  • YALSA Great Graphic Novels for Teens, 2018.
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10556180
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Bui, Thi
Dewey number
  • 973/.0495920092
  • B
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • GN600L
  • Decoding demand: 96 (very high)
  • Semantic demand: 100 (very high)
  • Syntactic demand: 82 (very high)
  • Structure demand: 89 (very high)
Intended audience source
  • Lexile
  • Lexile
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
comics graphic novels
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Bui, Thi
  • Vietnamese Americans
  • Refugees
  • Vietnam War, 1961-1975
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
an illustrated memoir
Label
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1758682
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9781419718779
Lccn
2016940170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419718779
  • (OCoLC)947796066
Label
The best we could do : an illustrated memoir, Thi Bui
Publication
Note
Chiefly illustrations
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Control code
1758682
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
327 pages
Isbn
9781419718779
Lccn
2016940170
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (chiefly color)
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781419718779
  • (OCoLC)947796066

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