Book Club - Becoming by Michelle Obama
All AWCH members are cordially invited to join the Book Club on Wednesday, August 21st!
For our August meeting, we have chosen the New York Times best seller: Becoming by Michelle Obama.
An intimate, powerful, and inspiring memoir by the former First Lady of the United States.
By the end of March of 2018, it had sold 10 million copies and was on pace to become the best-selling memoir ever written in this country
#1 New York Times Bestseller • Oprah‘s Book Club Pick • NAACP Image Award winner
Michelle Robinson Obama served as First Lady of the United States from 2009 to 2017. A graduate of Princeton University and Harvard Law School, Mrs. Obama started her career as an attorney at the Chicago law firm Sidley & Austin, where she met her future husband, Barack Obama. She later worked in the Chicago mayor’s office, at the University of Chicago, and at the University of Chicago Medical Center. Mrs. Obama also founded the Chicago chapter of Public Allies, an organization that prepares young people for careers in public service. (https://www.amazon.com/Becoming-Michelle-Obama/dp/1524763136)
We hope you will join us for the discussion of this inspirational book, by the former First Lady.