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Obama Shares 2019 Summer Reading Recs

Former President Barack Obama announced his summer 2019 reading list. Add these thoughtful, introspective, and critical reads to your TBR.

Michelle Motivates Barry

Why has Barack Obama's book been delayed, you might be wondering. Wonder no more--we've got TOP SECRET (speculative) footage from the Obama residence.

The Ultimate Guide to Reading Like Barack Obama

Discover how to read like Barack Obama: take a look at this comprehensive list of all the books Barack Obama has recommended.

Barack Obama Shares His Latest Summer Reading List

We're not ready for fall until President Obama shares his latest reads. And now that it has happened, and it's such a wonderful list, bring on the PSL.

Barack Obama Shares His Summer Recommendations Featuring Extraordinary African Writers

Barack Obama shares some his favorite African writers in advance of his upcoming trip to Africa--his first since leaving office.

Obama Photographer Throws Shade in His New Book

Little Brown announced this morning that we could look forward to SHADE: A TALE OF TWO PRESIDENTS by Obama White House photographer Pete Souza!

The Ultimate Guide to Obama Memoirs and Books

Over a year after the Oval Office said goodbye to Barack, Michelle, Sasha, Malia, Sunny, and Bo, I think it's a good time to revisit some of the best Obama memoirs and books about his presidency and his gorgeous family.

Books to Read While You’re Waiting for Hillary Clinton’s Memoir to Come Out

Books about politics, feminism, and surviving the Trump administration to read while you wait for HRC's memoir.

Joint Book Deals for Joe and Jill Biden

The words of the beloved Uncle Joe and the brilliant Dr. Aunt Jill will soon be coming to a bookstore near ...

Books the Obamas Should Write

Obama is leaving office, so he'll have plenty time to write the books we need, like the Audacity of Nope.

And I’d Do It Again: Books We Wish We Could Read Again for the First Time

Sometimes a reading a particular book can be so amazing, so life-changing, or so personal, that when other people read it, ...

John Green’s Hangout with the President

Last Thursday, the White House hosted a “Fireside Hangout” with President Obama and select individuals from around the country. These ...

The Write Stuff: Presidential Books

Yesterday marked the one year point until the 2012 election. And if you haven’t read my profile yet, you might ...

The books that occupy the Occupy movement

Forget outdoor supply stores, books have been central to equipping the Occupy movement. For many of those camped out in ...