Obama’s Memoir ‘A Promised Land’ Coming in November (Published 2020)
The first of two volumes, “A Promised Land,” will be released on Nov. 17 in 25 languages around the world, with Penguin Random House ordering a 3 million-copy first printing in the United States. Obama says he wanted to focus on his former vice president’s campaign without distractions.
What books does Michelle Obama recommend?
Check out Michelle Obama’s top eight book recommendations below:
- Toni Morrison’s ‘Song of Solomon,’ Paula Hawkins’ ‘The Girl on the Train,’ Zadie Smith’s ‘White Teeth,’ Gillian Flynn’s ‘Gone Girl,’ Tayari Jones’s ‘An American Marriage,’ Tara Westover’s ‘Educated,’ Anne Frank’s ‘The Diary of Anne Frank,’
What are the names of Barack Obama’s autobiographies?
Autobiographies are books about people’s lives.
- Obama, Barack (2004). Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and Inheritance. New York: Broadway.
- Obama, Barack (2008). The Audacity of Hope. New York: Vintage.
- Obama, Barack (November 17, 2020). A Promised Land. New York: Crown.
Is there a library named after Obama?
In 2018, the President Barack Obama Main Library in St. Petersburg, Florida was renamed.
What is the best book to read?
The Best Books of All Time
- 1. Marcel Proust’s In Search of Lost Time. 2. James Joyce’s Ulysses. 3. Miguel de Cervantes’ Don Quixote.
- 4. Gabriel Garcia Marquez’s One Hundred Years of Solitude.
- 5. F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby.
- 6. Herman Melville’s Moby Dick.
- 7. Leo Tolstoy’s War and Peace.
What is Bill Gates reading?
Bill Gates discusses his summer reading list, which includes five titles.
- Thomas Gryta and Ted Mann’s Lights Out: Pride, Delusion, and the Fall of General Electric. Elizabeth Kolbert’s Under a White Sky: The Nature of the Future. Barack Obama’s A Promised Land. Richard Powers’ The Overstory.
Did Michelle Obama win any awards?
Michelle Obama has received one award, the Grammy Award, in 2019.
Who really wrote Dreams of My Father?
According to officials, George Washington has the most places named after him in the United States, according to a survey of the Census Bureau’s geographic database.
Who was after Obama?
Obama was succeeded by Republican Donald Trump, who was the first African American president, the first multiracial president, the first non-white president, and the first president born in Hawaii, after winning the 2016 presidential election.