Review: The Best We Could Do, by Thi Bui

The Best We Could Do is Thi Bui’s graphic memoir. Thi was born in Vietnam three months before the Vietnam War reached what we consider to be the end of the war. She came to America with her family in 1978. Bui’s memoir spans multiple generations.

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FCBD 2019 Haul

Free Comic Book Day was this past Saturday, and my haul was a “go big or go home” one. For those of you unfamiliar with Free Comic Book Day, it’s an event hosted nationally in comic shops in North America on the first Saturday in May annually. Free comics are provided at local comic shops and some even run sales on this day. If this is your first time hearing about this, check out the Free Comic Book Day website here and put it on your calendar for next year!

I’ve been in a manga/comic mood lately so I’m excited about the comics that I got and will be posting more in depth reviews on some of them as I read them. This post is going to be a lengthy one, and I’m not even including all the comics I got! You can scroll through to see if any of the titles I bought catch your eye and to read the synopsis for each of them. The entire haul of what I got is a shelf on my Goodreads, if you want to check out more, linked here. If you end up adding any to your To Be Read list or if you already have read any of them, let me know! I’d love to discuss them. Now, let’s begin!

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