Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' Has The Longest Run Atop Amazon Since 'Fifty Shades'Obama eclipsed all of 2018's Trump-related titles within a few weeks of being released. Pro-Trump books like "The Russia Hoax" and takedowns like "Fire and Fury" have performed remarkably well for publishers, but "Becoming" has had more staying power.
From Trump To #MeToo, Publishing Made Headlines In 2018A wave of best-sellers offered damaging accounts of Donald Trump's White House, a million-selling memoir by Michelle Obama had readers longing for the previous administration and a political thriller by former President Bill Clinton had some taking a closer look at a White House scandal from the 1990s.
Michelle Obama Extends Book Tour As Memoir Sales Top 3 Million"Becoming," published four weeks ago, is among the fastest-selling nonfiction books in history and already among the best-selling political memoirs of all time.
Michelle Obama's Memoir Sells More Than 725,000 CopiesReviews of the book, which traces Obama's journey from Chicago's South Side to the White House, have been positive, with The Washington Post praising its "impressive balance in telling the truth of her challenges while repeatedly acknowledging her lucky life."
Michelle Obama Begins National Book Tour In ChicagoMrs. Obama talked openly about her time in the White House, her relationship with Barack Obama, and her family.
Oprah To Interview Michelle Obama On Chicago Book Tour StopValerie Jarrett, a former senior advisor to President Obama, is slated to moderate the book tour when it hits Washington D.C. on Saturday November 17 and Dallas, Texas on Monday December 17th.
Michelle Obama Kicks Off Book Tour At United CenterMrs. Obama will appear at the United Center on Tuesday November 13 to promote her new memoir "Becoming."
Michelle Obama To Visit Chicago, Nine Other Cities For Book TourThe former first lady will begin at the United Center in her native Chicago on Nov. 13, the book's release date.