Kizzie Frank - Arts & Entertainment Editor
Michelle Obama’s book cover for her upcoming memoir, Becoming was released Thursday morning. It is a simple cover: Mrs. Obama and her smiling face. The book will not be released until November of this year, but it is available for presale on a number of platforms. Readers can also sign up to get update on the book by visiting the Becoming website.
In Becoming readers will get a glimpse into Michelle's life and the challenges she had to face becoming First Lady of the United States "while establishing herself as a powerful advocate for women and girls in the U.S and around the world.".The stories of Michelle's upbringing on the south side of Chicago that many readers may already know, will be told from directly from the source. Becoming will also share public and private moments that helped shaped the woman she is today. Michelle continues to do work in the community today.
Your story is what you have, what you will always have. It is something to own. - Michelle Obama
The Obama name has been gaining steam in recent news with Netflix announcing a multi-year deal with Netflix to produce and possibly star in scripted and unscripted series and films. The films won't necessarily be about the Obamas or directly about the current presidency, but the former first couple hopes to help others share their stories by using their newly founded production company," Higher Ground Productions".