Illustrated Memoir “The Best We Could Do” is Chemeketa Reads book

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The Best We Could Do by Thi Buy is this year’s Chemeketa Reads book.

This illustrated memoir portrays one family’s journey from war-torn Vietnam to search for a better life in the United States.Pulitzer prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen class it “a book to break your heart and heal it.”

Chemeketa Reads is a college-wide reading projects, which gives students, faculty and staff the opportunity to enjoy a shared experience for reading, thinking about and discussing the same book.

Copies are available at the Chemeketa bookstore, the library and online. Join the conversation!