he iconic memoir by the former First Lady of the United States?now in trade paperback featuring a new introduction by Michelle Obama, a letter from the author to her younger self, and a book club guide with 20 discussion questions and a 5-question Q&A.#1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER ? MORE THAN 15 MILLION COPIES SOLD WORLDWIDE ? OPRAH?S BOOK CLUB PICK ? NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNERIn her memoir, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, chronicling the experiences that have shaped her?from her childhood on the South Side of Chicago to her years as an executive balancing the demands of motherhood and work, to her time spent at the world?s most famous address. With unerring honesty and lively wit, she describes her triumphs and her disappointments, both public and private, telling her full story as she has lived it?in her own words and on her own terms.