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Becoming 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 com

  • Title: Becoming
  • Author: Michelle Obama
  • ISBN: -
  • Page: 337
  • Format: Hardcover
  • 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 first African American to serve in that role she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive Whi 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 first 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 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 pe

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    About "Michelle Obama"

    1. Michelle Obama

      Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is the wife of the forty fourth President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African American First Lady of the United States.She was born and grew up on the South Side of Chicago and graduated from Princeton University and Harvard Law School After completing her formal education, she returned to Chicago and accepted a position with the law firm Michelle LaVaughn Robinson Obama is the wife of the forty fourth President of the United States, Barack Obama, and is the first African American First Lady of the United States.She was born and grew up on the South Side of Chicago and graduated from Princeton University and Harvard Law School After completing her formal education, she returned to Chicago and accepted a position with the law firm Sidley Austin, and subsequently worked as part of the staff of Chicago mayor Richard M Daley, and for the University of Chicago Medical Center.Michelle Obama is the sister of Craig Robinson, men s basketball coach at Oregon State University She met Barack Obama when he joined Sidley Austin After his election to the U.S Senate, the Obama family continued to live on Chicago s South Side, choosing to remain there rather than moving to Washington, D.C

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    1. I d been lucky to have parents, teachers, and mentors who d fed me with a consistent, simple message You matter As an adult, I wanted to pass those words to a new generation. Look, I m not a happy crier I might cry at songs about leaving and missing someone I might cry at books where things don t work out I might cry at movies where someone dies I ve just never really understood why people get all choked up over happy, inspirational things But Michelle Obama s kindness and empathy change [...]


    2. I m so thrilled to add Becoming to my list A powerful, surprising and moving book as well as refreshingly candid that I think will be deeply inspirational to many.



    3. I didn t think I could admire and respect former First Lady Michelle Obama any than I already did For eight years she graced our country with her presence, her intellect, her caring We never had to ask because it is obvious in everything she says and does that she does care Without a doubt, she cares than anything about her family, but also cares deeply about this country Then I read this book, an eloquent memoir, strikingly honest and as inspiring as I suspected it would be I fel I didn t think [...]


    4. I understand the hype I didn t know much about Michelle Obama nor her husband This book absolutely humanized them and show me how much they care about others The contrast with the actual political situation is blatant.Recommend


    5. Audiobook read by Michelle ObamaFor the past three days all I wanted to do was listen to Michelle Obama I cried or was teary eyed so many times I lost count THIS BOOK must be especially special to her immediate family and closest friends.but it s also a great gift to the rest of us Nobody else but Michelle could have written this book it s so MICHELLE S STORY She is gifted in her ability to express her own emotions write with tremendous insight and sensitivity and from beg Audiobook read by Mich [...]


    6. I was humbled and excited to be First Lady, but not for one second did I think I d be sliding into some glamorous, easy role Nobody who has the words first and black attached to them ever would I stood at the foot of the mountain, knowing I d need to climb my way into favor God, do I miss the Obamas.Since I ve had the right to vote, two presidents have energized and excited me Bill Clinton and Barack Obama That s not to say that I agreed with everything they did, or that there weren t t I was hu [...]


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