Shared booklist

President Barack Obama's Favorite Books of 2018

From his Dec 28th Facebook Post: https://www.facebook.com/barackobama/posts/10156393283416749?__tn__=K-R

30 items

Becoming

Obama, Michelle, 1964- author. |

An American marriage

Jones, Tayari, author. |

Americanah

Adichie, Chimamanda Ngozi, 1977- |

Educated : a memoir

Westover, Tara, author. |

A grain of wheat

Ngũgĩ wa Thiong’o, 1938- |

A house for Mr. Biswas

Naipaul, V. S. (Vidiadhar Surajprasad), 1932-2018. |

How democracies die

Levitsky, Steven, author. |

The new geography of jobs

Moretti, Enrico. |

Things fall apart

Achebe, Chinua. |

Warlight

Ondaatje, Michael, 1943- |

Why liberalism failed

Deneen, Patrick J., 1964- |

Arthur Ashe : a life

Arsenault, Raymond, author. |

Asymmetry

Halliday, Lisa, author. |

Feel free : essays

Smith, Zadie, author. |

Florida

Groff, Lauren. |

Frederick Douglass : prophet of freedom

Blight, David W., author. |

Immigrant, Montana

Kumar, Amitava, 1963- author. |

The largesse of the sea maiden

Johnson, Denis, 1949-2017, author. |

There there

Orange, Tommy, 1982- author. |

Washington Black

Edugyan, Esi, author. |