BookCon 2017 Interview: Thi Bui of ‘The Best We Could Do’ Talks The Asian American Experience

I always find myself eager to read non-fiction when I can relate to it. There’s something about the personal experience and understanding that not only deepens the story but also emphasizes its intention. When I first encountered Thi Bui’s graphic memoir The Best We Could Do, it was casual. I didn’t […]

‘The Best We Could Do’ is a Beautiful, Timely Graphic Novel About Family and Refugees in America

Author: Thi Bui Release Date: March 7, 2017 Publisher: Abrams Books Review Spoilers:  Low GoodReads | Amazon  One of the most poignant and moving graphic novel biographies I’ve read in a long time, The Best We Could Do is a wonderfully timely book that tells a very important story. With the kind of controversy surrounding immigration […]

Dragon’s Breath and Other True Stories

Dragon’s Breath and Other True Stories  Author: MariNaomi  Release Date: September 2014  Publisher: 2D Cloud and Uncivilized Books  Genre(s): Graphic Novel, Memoir, Short Stories  Rating: ★★★★★  Review Spoilers: Mild 
 GoodReads | Amazon MariNaomi is responsible for my favorite book of 2014. She is also responsible for what will likely be my favorite book of 2015. The former, Dragon’s […]