Barack Obama’s Favorite Books of 2018

Barack Obama’s Favorite Book of 2018 Was Becoming. Here’s What Else He Liked.

By Christina Caron

Former President Barack Obama on Friday shared some of the books, movies and music he found most inspiring or thought-provoking in 2018, including works that he “just plain loved,” compiling them into a year-end list posted on Facebook.

It was a wide-ranging list that included songs by artists as varied as Cardi B, Janelle Monáe and Nancy Wilson, who died this month. Unsurprisingly, “Becoming,” by Michelle Obama, topped his list of books, which featured multiple works by women and by authors of color. Read more at The New York Times.

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