In the aftermath of her 2008 presidential run, Hillary Rodham Clinton expected to return to the United States Senate. Secretary clinton and president Obama had to decide how to repair fractured alliances, wind down two wars, and address a global financial crisis. Along the way, especially the decision to send Americans into harm’s way, they grappled with tough dilemmas, from Afghanistan to Libya to the hunt for Osama bin Laden.
Hard Choices #ad - This “memoir is serious, sober, and substantive” The New York Times Book Review. In hard choices, “a rich and lively narrative” Entertainment Weekly, Hillary Clinton offers her views on what it will take for the United States to compete and thrive. To her surprise, newly elected President Barack Obama asked her to serve in his administration as Secretary of State.
Hard choices is a richly detailed and compelling chronicle of Clinton’s role in the foreign initiatives and crises that defined the first term of the Obama administration…it teems with small, entertaining details about her interactions with foreign leaders Los Angeles Times. By the end of her tenure, secretary Clinton had gained a truly global perspective on the major trends reshaping today’s landscape.
BecomingRandom House Audio #ad - As first lady of the united states of america—the first african American to serve in that role—she helped create the most welcoming and inclusive White House in history, while also establishing herself as a powerful advocate for women and girls in the U. S. An intimate, and inspiring memoir by the former first lady of the united states #1 new york times bestseller • oprah’s book club pick • NAACP IMAGE AWARD WINNER In a life filled with meaning and accomplishment, powerful, Michelle Obama has emerged as one of the most iconic and compelling women of our era.
Warm, wise, and revelatory, becoming is the deeply personal reckoning of a woman of soul and substance who has steadily defied expectations—and whose story inspires us to do the same. Along the way, crushed carpool Karaoke, she showed us a few dance moves, and raised two down-to-earth daughters under an unforgiving media glare.
Becoming #ad - In her memoir, 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, Michelle Obama invites readers into her world, a work of deep reflection and mesmerizing storytelling, to her time spent at the world’s most famous address.
With unerring honesty and lively wit, both public and private, she describes her triumphs and her disappointments, telling her full story as she has lived it—in her own words and on her own terms. And around the world, dramatically changing the ways that families pursue healthier and more active lives, and standing with her husband as he led America through some of its most harrowing moments.
What HappenedSimon & Schuster Audio #ad - She tells readers what it took to get back on her feet—the rituals, and reading that got her through, relationships, and what the experience has taught her about life. At her most emotionally raw” people, hillary describes what it was like to run against Donald Trump, the mistakes she made, how she has coped with a shocking and devastating loss, and how she found the strength to pick herself back up afterward.
She takes us inside the intense personal experience of becoming the first woman nominated for president by a major party in an election marked by rage, exhilarating highs and infuriating lows, sexism, stranger-than-fiction twists, Russian interference, and an opponent who broke all the rules. An engaging, beautifully synthesized page-turner” Slate.
What Happened #ad - What happened is the story of that campaign, now with a new epilogue showing how Hillary grappled with many of her worst fears coming true in the Trump Era, while finding new hope in a surge of civic activism, women running for office, and young people marching in the streets. The election of 2016 was unprecedented and historic.
Offering a “bracing. The #1 new york times bestseller and time #1 nonfiction Book of the Year: Hillary Rodham Clinton’s most personal memoir yet, about the 2016 presidential election.
The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and ResilienceSimon & Schuster #ad - My pediatrician was a woman, and so was the first mayor of Little Rock who I remember from my childhood. But i grew up in a world very different from theirs. And women were going into space and breaking records here on Earth. So how did they do it? The answers are as unique as the women themselves. Go ahead, ask your question, ” her father urged, nudging her forward.
So i looked to my mother, my teachers, and the pages of Life magazine for inspiration. For me, too, my mom was a hero; so were my grandmothers. Most of my close friends’ moms worked outside the home as nurses, professors, teachers, doctors, and in business. It’s one of our favorite topics. Long after i stopped clipping articles, I continued to seek out stories of women who seemed to be redefining what was possible.
The Book of Gutsy Women: Favorite Stories of Courage and Resilience #ad - . And they were right. Chelsea: this book is the continuation of a conversation the two of us have been having since I was little. So in the moments when the long haul seems awfully long, we hope you will draw strength from these stories. Harriet tubman and Malala Yousafzai looked fear in the face and persevered.
My early teachers were also women.
Dreams from My Father: A Story of Race and InheritanceRandom House Audio #ad - This sudden death inspires an emotional odyssey—first to a small town in Kansas, and then to Kenya, confronts the bitter truth of his father’s life, from which he retraces the migration of his mother’s family to Hawaii, where he meets the African side of his family, and at last reconciles his divided inheritance.
Includes the senator's speech from the 2004 democratic national Convention! In this lyrical, and compelling memoir, unsentimental, the son of a black African father and a white American mother searches for a workable meaning to his life as a black American. It begins in new york, where barack obama learns that his father—a figure he knows more as a myth than as a man—has been killed in a car accident.
Living HistorySimon & Schuster Audio #ad - Intimate, powerful and inspiring, living history captures the essence of one of the most remarkable women of our time and the challenging process by which she came to define herself and find her own voice -- as a woman and as a formidable figure in American politics. She writes with candor, humor and passion about her upbringing in suburban, middle-class America in the 1950s and her transformation from Goldwater Girl to student activist to controversial First Lady.
Living history is her revealing memoir of life through the White House years. Hillary rodham clinton came of age during a time of tumultuous social and political change in America. Like many women of her generation, she grew up with choices and opportunities unknown to her mother or grandmother. Wife, lawyer, advocate and international icon, mother, she has lived through America's great political wars, from Watergate to Whitewater.
She redefined the position of First Lady and helped save the presidency from an unconstitutional, politically motivated impeachment. It is also her chronicle of living history with Bill Clinton, a thirty-year adventure in love and politics that survives personal betrayal, relentless partisan investigations and constant public scrutiny.
Living History #ad - . Author of the instant #1 new york times bestseller what happened The Phenomenal #1 Worldwide Bestseller—With a New Afterword Hillary Rodham Clinton is known to hundreds of millions of people around the world. She charted her own course through unexplored terrain -- responding to the changing times and her own internal compass -- and became an emblem for some and a lightning rod for others.