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!