Becoming: Adapted for Young Readers

by Michelle Obama

Hardcover, 2021



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Delacorte Press (2021), Edition: First Edition, 432 pages


This volume for young people is an honest and fascinating account of Michelle Obama's life led by example. She shares her views on how all young people can help themselves as well as help others, no matter their status in life. She asks readers to realize that no one is perfect, and that the process of becoming is what matters, as finding yourself is ever evolving. In telling her story with boldness, she asks young readers: Who are you, and what do you want to become?

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LibraryThing member fionaanne
I really like Michelle Obama but her life's been pretty humdrum and doesn't exactly make for an exciting thriller-type read. Still, I appreciate what she's trying to do here and if she'd waited until she was an old lady to write her autobiography, I would likely have found it enthralling.


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432 p.; 9.45 x 6.54 inches


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