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Barack Obama Book

Howard Fineman

Hillary's Bio Is A Hard Slog, But These Political Memoirs Are Well Worth Your Time | Howard Fineman | Posted 06.11.2014 | Politics

NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton launched her book tour here amid the screeching of partisan spin and the collective yawn of would-be literary critics in t...

Allen West Takes Shot At Obama's Memoir

The Huffington Post | Chris Gentilviso | Posted 06.04.2013 | Politics

More than six months after losing his reelection bid, former Rep. Allen West (R-Fla.) is moving closer to publishing his first book. In the proces...

An Emerging Leader

Stephen Schlesinger | Posted 08.29.2012 | Politics
Stephen Schlesinger

Maraniss's book traces Obama's childhood, teenage years and his twenties with meticulous detail and exceptional insight. He interviewed hundreds of people who knew Obama at this early stage of his life.

PHOTOS: Obama Holding Books

Posted 04.11.2012 | Books

The Obamas celebrated Easter weekend with an egg hunt and a reading of "Where The Wild Things Are" (a book they read at the same event in 2009). Their...

Bare Bones Obama

Michael Brenner | Posted 01.15.2012 | Politics
Michael Brenner

Ron Suskind's account of the Obama administration is a marker of our times. It reveals a President of the United States unable to perform responsibly the duties of his high office and the costly consequences.

Mysterious Author Of Obama Book Revealed?

Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Time's Mark Halperin claims to have solved the mystery of the anonymous author behind O: A Presidential Novel, saying that the scribe is none other th...

'O: A Presidential Novel'

The Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Simon & Schuster will publish the anonymous "O: A Presidential Novel" this month, a political fantasy novel described as "provocative" by its publishe...

What Does Obama Write Publicly To His Daughters?

Sammy Perlmutter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books
Sammy Perlmutter

With a first printing of a whopping 500,000 copies, Of Thee I Sing promises to become a bestseller. With its stunning illustrations and subtle text, it deserves to be heralded as much more.

Kimmel Reveals Which Book Was Thrown At Obama (VIDEO)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Recently while campaigning for Democratic candidates in Philadelphia, President Barack Obama got a book thrown at him. Although the book missed the P...

Man Streaks Obama Rally In Philadelphia, Book Gets Thrown At President (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Philadelphia may be the City of Brotherly Love, but apparently not everyone attending a President Obama-headlined rally there this weekend feels that ...

Richard Wolffe To Publish New Barack Obama Book, Follow-Up To 2009's 'Renegade'

GalleyCat | Jason Boog | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

MSNBC political analyst and journalist Richard Wolffe has sold an untitled book about the Barack Obama presidency to Random House's Crown Publishing G...

'The Promise': Jonathan Alter's Look At Obama's First Year Impresses Critics, Though The Story Is Left Unfinished

The Huffington Post | Jessie Kunhardt | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

Newsweek columnist Jonathan Alter's retrospective on Barack Obama's first year in office titled "The Promise," came out this Tuesday, May 18, and is a...

Obama Biography To Hit Shelves In April

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

NEW YORK — A biography of President Barack Obama is coming this spring from New Yorker editor and Pulitzer Prize-winning author David Remnick. ...

Authors for President: The Curious History of Political Memoirs

Daniel Denvir | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Daniel Denvir

Whether you prefer Barack Obama's two best-selling books or Sarah Palin's morbidly fascinating autobiography, you just might wonder when memoir authorship became required for an aspiring politician.

Obama Signs Book Deal For Post-Presidency Book

AP | SHARON THEIMER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama, a best-selling author who received royalties of $2.5 million last year, will get hundreds of thousands more...

Obama Book Being Published By New York Times

The Huffington Post | Rachel Weiner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

MediaBistro reports that the New York Times is publishing a book called "Obama: The Historic Journey," which will be released in February 2009. Poli...