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Author: Thi Bui
Publisher: New York : Abrams ComicArts, 2017
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Fiction : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Tegneserie - graphic novel. 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 escape after the fall of South Vietnam in the 1970s, and the difficulties they faced building new lives for themselves
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Genre/Form: Biography
Personal narratives
Biography Comic books, strips, etc
Personal narratives, Vietnamese Comic books, strips, etc
Named Person: Thi Bui
Material Type: Biography, Fiction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Thi Bui
ISBN: 9781419718779 1419718770
OCLC Number: 1005901622
Notes: På smudsomslaget og titelsiden: An illustrated memoir
Originaludgave: 2017
Awards: Winner of Pop Culture Classroom Excellence in Graphic Literature Awards Finalist 2018 (United States)
Short-listed for Slate's Cartoonist Studio Prize 2017 (United States)
Description: 327 sider : alle ill. i farver

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" Thi Bui's debut interweaves an account of her own life in the US with her parents' coming-of-age in, and eventual escape from, Vietnam during the 1960s and 1970s. [...] Yet this is not a book Read more...

 
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