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The happiest refugee: A memoir

he Happiest Refugee book cover with photo of Anh Do

Year: 2010
By: Anh Do
ISBN: 9781742372389

One of Australia’s best-loved comedians, Anh Do, depicts his incredible, uplifting and inspiring life story. In his memoir he tells of his family’s treacherous journey from war-torn Vietnam, surviving starvation and pirates in an overcrowded boat.

He describes the pleasures and the pitfalls as he grew up in Australia as an outsider, and the struggles that his family faced. This heart-warming book captures Ahn’s gratitude for what he has, and his hope for the future.

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