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Michelle Obama Praises White House Decorator in His New Book: ‘The Residence Became a True Refuge’

- Posted on September 2, 2020

The former First Lady muses on what makes a house a home in the foreword for interior designer Michael S. Smith’s Designing History: The Extraordinary Art & Style of the Obama White House When The Obamas moved into the White House in 2008, former First Lady Michelle Obama had one concern: making sure her daughters, […]

Michelle Obama’s ‘Becoming’ Is on Track to Be One of the Best-Selling Memoirs Ever

- Posted on April 2, 2019

Former First Lady Michelle Obama’s memoir Becoming continues to smash records. When the book was released in November of last year, it sold 725,000 copies on its first day and 2 million copies in North America within two weeks, quickly becoming the best-selling book of 2018. It also broke the record of best first-week sales […]

Becoming Tour Stop in Denver

- Posted on December 19, 2018

Michelle made another stop on her Becoming book tour in Denver, Colorado on December 13th. She spoke to patients and others at Children’s Hospital Colorado and then did a book signing. That night she did another Intimate Conversations presentation moderated by Reese Witherspoon. Gallery Links: – Michelle Obama Online > 2018 > December 13 | […]

Announcing New 2019 Dates for Michelle Obama’s Book Tour

- Posted on December 11, 2018

Michelle Obama is extending her highly successful book tour to 21 additional cities across North America and Europe in 2019! Join her as she shares her most personal and defining moments with you — in her own words. I have added the additional dates to the calendar on the right sidebar.

Becoming | A Visit to London

- Posted on December 4, 2018

Michelle has made her next stop in London, England. She visited the Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School and did an Intimate Conversations presentation at The Royal Festival Hall. Gallery Links: – Michelle Obama Online > December 3 | Visit to Elizabeth Garrett Anderson School in London – Michelle Obama Online > December 3 | Intimate Conversations […]

Michelle Obama and Tracee Ellis Ross on the Power of Women’s Stories

- Posted on November 20, 2018

Michelle & Tracee sit down and talk with Philip Galanes from the New York Times. The former first lady and a star of ABC’s “black-ish” talk about Mrs. Obama’s memoir, feeling “good enough” and what it really means to “go high.” BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. — “Girl, we were throwing down!” said Michelle Obama, playfully recounting […]

Michelle Obama’s Memoir ‘Becoming’ Sells More Than 725,000 Copies in First Day

- Posted on November 16, 2018

Congratulations to Michelle! Crown Publishing also announced that it had raised the book’s print run from 1.8 million copies to 2.6 million. First day sales for Michelle Obama’s Becoming topped 725,000 copies, making it one of the year’s biggest debuts. Crown Publishing told The Associated Press on Friday that the figures include sales and pre-orders […]

Becoming Booktour in Los Angeles

- Posted on November 16, 2018

Day two of her book tour found Michelle in the City of Angels where she went to Para Los Niños School and read with the children. I admire the love Michelle has for education and children so this stop did not surprise me. She then was at the The Forum for her second Intimate Conversations. […]

Becoming Book Tour in Chicago

- Posted on November 16, 2018

Michelle has started her book tour and made her first stop in her beloved Chicago where she did a book signing at Seminary Co-op bookstore and then did her first stop of the Intimate Conversations tour at the United Center. She also did a live taping of Good Morning America too! Gallery Links: – Michelle […]

Becoming Roundtable

- Posted on November 13, 2018

A few weeks ago Michelle invited some amazing women (including Shonda Rhimes, Jacqueline Woodson, Sherrilyn Ifill, Michele Norris, Farah Griffin, and Martha S. Jones) to sit down with her and talk about her book … They called it the book club of all book clubs! Here are images they have shared from their day with […]