Becoming by Michelle Obama

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This month we are celebrating the publication of Michelle Obama's Becoming: Adapted for Younger Readers and the release of the paperback edition of the original award winning memoir and previous Behind the Cover Club title, Becoming.

In this special edition of Becoming: Adapted For Young Readers, Michelle Obama tells her remarkable story and provides valuable wisdom and advice for those about to set out on the incredible journey of adulthood.

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Announcing the launch of the young reader's edition of her book on Twitter Michelle Obama commented:

“I'm so grateful to have this opportunity to widen our community, and I'm especially excited for young readers to read along as they begin their journeys of Becoming”

Watch Michelle Obama's Message to Young Girls About Becoming below:


This month marks the publication of the paperback edition of the award winning memoir, Becoming

In her award winning memoir released in November 2018 Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, sharing the experiences that have shaped her, from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the white house.

Learn more about the award winning memoir in our Behind the Cover Club review.

Are you aged 16+ and interested in listening to Becoming? Email: wfw@literacytrust.org.uk to be in for the chance of receiving an audio copy of the book for free.