Taste of Blue gets you up close and personal with Michelle Obama at a special meet & greet event on her book tour. You’ll receive one premium reserved ticket in the first 10 rows. Individual pre-show photo opportunity with Michelle Obama as well as a collectible laminate and lanyard to commemorate your evening. Not to mention the VIP entrance/gift to go along with the on-site concierge and event staff.
Michelle Obama will talk about her memoir, “Becoming,” the best-selling book of the year with 3 million copies sold in the U.S. and Canada across all formats since it was published in November. The Associated Press reports it is among the fastest-selling nonfiction books in history and already among the best-selling political memoirs of all time.
Obama, discusses in her book growing up on Chicago’s South Side in a loving extended family, building her life step by careful step as she earned a law degree. Then she met a tall, lean guy with a wide smile and a relaxed demeanor.
Barack Obama became a politician against her wishes and propelled them to the White House as the first African-American couple. When their daughters were born, Obama spent much of her time trying to give them the happiest childhood possible as daughters of a man who was often not home but loved them deeply.
She also discusses her hard choice of giving up her career plans because she knew her husband could help the nation. And throughout she tackles the question of how a strong, capable black woman withstands the publicity surrounding any first lady.