Search Results: "Auma Obama"


BOOK REVIEW

AND THEN LIFE HAPPENS by Auma Obama
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: May 1, 2012

"Another treatment of the extended Obama family that enlightens and deepens the public's understanding of the president."
A burnished look at a difficult, ruptured childhood in Kenya by the president's half sister, older by one year. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 1, 1995

"At its best, despite an occasional lack of analysis, this affecting study of self-definition perceptively reminds us that the dilemmas of race generally express themselves in terms of individual human struggles."
An honest, often poetic memoir about growing up biracial. Read full book review >

BOOK REVIEW

AN OBAMA'S JOURNEY by Mark Obama Ndesandjo
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Sept. 16, 2014

"A deft memoir that, despite the self-indulgent posturing about unique family dynamics, is oddly engaging."
An Obama about whom we haven't heard a lot seeks, in the story of his cosmopolitan life, to find himself. Read full book review >