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Becoming
 

Becoming (Hardback)

By Obama, Michelle

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An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era. As First Lady of the United States of America--the fir...st African-American to serve in that role--she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in history, while also establishing herself as a powerful advocate for women and girls in the U.S. and around the world, dramatically changing the ways that families pursue healthier and more active lives, and standing with her husband as he led America through some of its most harrowing moments. Along the way, she showed us a few dance moves, crushed Carpool Karaoke, and raised two down-to-earth daughters under an unforgiving media glare. In her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her--from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the world's most famous address. With unerring honesty and lively wit, she describes her triumphs and her disappointments, both public and private, telling her full story as she has lived it--in her own words and on her own terms. Warm, wise, and revelatory, Becoming is the deeply personal reckoning of a woman of soul and substance who has steadily defied expectations--and whose story inspires us to do the same.
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ISBN 9781524763138
Released NZ 13 Nov 2018
Publisher Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Format Hardback
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ISBN-13 9781524763138
Stock Available
Status Internationally sourced; ships 6-12 working days
Publisher Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Imprint Crown Publishing Group (NY)
Released 13 Nov 2018
Publication Country
Format Hardback
Author(s) By Obama, Michelle
Category Biography & Autobiography
Biography & Autobiography: General
Women's Studies
Number of Pages 448
Dimensions Width: 163mm
Height: 241mm
Spine: 36mm
Dewey Code B
Weight 794g
Interest Age General Audience
Reading Age General Audience
Library of Congress African American women, Obama, Michelle, Legislators' spouses - United States, Presidents' spouses - United States, Autobiographies
NBS Text Autobiography: General
ONIX Text General/trade

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