This powerful memoir takes readers on a journey through Michelle Obama's life, from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her time as First Lady of the United States. With unflinching honesty, Obama recounts both the triumphs and disappointments of her life, offering insights into her advocacy work for women and girls and her efforts to create a more inclusive White House. Her inspiring story is a testament to the power of perseverance and the importance of staying true to oneself.
2018-11-12T00:00:00.000ZI want the whole world to read this book. This book is everything you wanted to know and so much you didn’t even know you wanted to know. It’s a tour de force. I laughed and I cried. It is exquisitely written. She just opens up herself. It’s so vulnerable, and I’d say that even if I didn’t know her. – source
2018-11-21T21:09:45.000Zlove @audible #ad shoutouts for bingeworthy books!! this month, i'm recommending “Becoming” by queen @michelleobama: – source
2018-11-13T00:00:00.000ZReading an advance copy of @michelleobama’s new memoir and it’s so damn good. Good for my heart, my head, and my soul. – source
2018-11-27T18:57:40.000ZFinished reading/listening @MichelleObama’s book #Becoming. Warm recommendation. Great book. Open. Honest. Frank. Felt a sting in my heart more than once. The nastiness of politics can get to you, but it never should. May the fight against cynicism continue. #hope – source
2022-11-07T17:36:59.000ZMy favorite books (fiction & non) that have helped me understand #racialjustice: #Homegoing #YaaGyasi #TheLoveSongsofWEBDuBois @BlkLibraryGirl #IKnowWhyTheCagedbirdSings #MayaAngelou #Becoming @MichelleObama #TheWarmthOfOtherSuns @Isabelwilkerson #JustMercy #BryanStevenson – source