The Happiest Refugee by Anh Do

Ahn Do

Pageturners read biographies and autobiographies at the November meeting. Here is a sample:

The laugh-out-loud, reach-for-our-hanky story of one of Australia’s best-loved comedians.

Anh Do nearly didn’t make it to Australia. His entire family came close to losing their lives on the sea as they escaped from war-torn Vietnam in an overcrowded boat. But nothing – not murderous pirates, nor the imminent threat of death by hunger, disease or dehydration as they drifted for days – could quench their desire to make a better life in a country where freedom existed.

Pageturner: “A positive and buoyant read.”

 

 

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