#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER. An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States.
- Title: Becoming
- Author: Michelle Obama
- Page count: 448
- Publishers: Crown Publishing Group
- Awards: Grammy Award for Best Spoken Word Album
- Genres: Memoir, Biography, Autobiography
Summary: Becoming is the memoir of former United States first lady Michelle Obama published in 2018. Described by the author as a deeply personal experience, the book talks about her roots and how she found her voice, as well as her time in the White House, her public health campaign, and her role as a mother.
A window into her life so far, Michelle Obama gives us endearing, insightful, honest memories. From growing up in a working class household in Chicago, to leaving the White House residence, her story is unique and thought provoking. If you admire and respect the Obamas, you will like this book.