The Story of Michelle Obama: A Biography Book for New Readers (The Story Of: A Biography Series for New Readers)
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From the Publisher
Learn more about the life of Michelle Obama:
Michelle was born during the civil rights movement
Civil rights leaders like Martin Luther King Jr. worked hard to make America a fairer place for Black people. Though progress was made, a lot still needed to be done. This is one of the reasons Michelle’s parents encouraged her to take her education seriously.
She wanted to make positive changes
Michelle grew up thinking of ways to bring about change by continuing the important work of leaders who came before her. From going to law school to working for the mayor’s office in Chicago, Michelle spent a lot of time serving her community.
Her journey took her to the White House
As first lady of the United States, Michelle started her own programs to help everyday Americans, especially young people. Her programs focused on education and healthy living. She even planted a vegetable garden at the White House!
Michelle continues to make a big impact on the world
Michelle has kept busy after serving as first lady. She wrote a book about her life so far, started the Obama Foundation with her husband Barack, and has her own podcast where she talks about important things that are happening in the world today.
Publisher : Rockridge Press (April 6, 2021)
Language : English
Paperback : 66 pages
ISBN-10 : 1648760686
ISBN-13 : 978-1648760686
Reading age : 5 – 12 years, from customers
Lexile measure : 880L
Grade level : 1 – 2
Item Weight : 4.2 ounces
Dimensions : 5 x 0.2 x 8 inches