More: Michelle Obama's 'deeply personal' memoir will arrive in November Also: Michelle Obama's 'Becoming' book tour launches Nov. 13, here's how to get tickets She also criticizes him for his debate behavior toward 2016 presidential candidate Hillary Clinton.
“I don’t think anybody will be necessarily prepared to read a memoir like this — especially coming from a first lady,” said Shonda Rhimes, the television producer, who read an advance copy of Obama’s book.
(Charles Sykes/Invision/AP) As Michelle Obama’s highly anticipated memoir “Becoming” arrives, it’s clear that the former first lady is occupying a space in the culture beyond politics.
(Chuck Kennedy) Throughout the book, Obama makes it clear that she remained wary of the political press and the public "gaze" and felt, at times, bullied, stereotyped and underserved — particularly during her husband's 2008 campaign.
(Photo: Jonathan Bachman, Getty Images) Former first lady Michelle Obama writes about her accomplished life and her marriage to former President Barack Obama in her new memoir, but early attention likely will focus on some heavy criticism of the man who succeeded him, President Donald Trump.
Former first lady Michelle Obama has released her memoir.
More: Michelle Obama reveals the cover for her November memoir, 'Becoming' Related: Barack and Michelle Obama sign Netflix deal to produce series and films The couple met with a counselor a handful of times, she writes, with her understanding she was more "in charge of her happiness than she had realized.
Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book
Washington Post reports that in her new book, former first lady Michelle Obama says President Trump jeopardized her familys safety by propagating the false birther conspiracy theory. The excerpt was confirmed by CNN presidential historian David Brinkley, who has read the book.
Children flowed onto the White House grounds, a scene that would be repeated throughout Obama’s tenure as first lady, when she also invited schoolchildren into the East Room for workshops and the Girl Scouts for a campout on the lawn, and many other events.
In new book, Michelle Obama denounces Trump birther campaign against her husband. By @DebRiechmann.
BIG MAMA MICHELLE! We already know this book is full of lies because their entire life is built on lies and deception. She wont tell the truth. AP NewsBreak: Michelle Obama rips Trump in new book
Michelle Obama rips Trump in her new book, recalling her shock on election night and how she tried to block it all out, according to a report
Michelle Obama blasts Trumps behavior toward women in new book
Former first lady Michelle Obama blasts President Donald Trump in her new book, @debriechmann reports.
Michelle Obama tears into Trump in her new book.
"Becoming" is the product of a joint memoir deal entered into by Michelle and Barack Obama in 2017 with publishing giant Penguin Random House.