Michelle Obama to release companion book to 'Becoming'
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Michelle ObamaMichelle LeVaughn Robinson ObamaResistance or unhinged behavior? Partisan hatred reaches Trump's family Budowsky: A Biden-Michelle Obama ticket in 2020? Bloomberg threatens to shake up 2020 primary MORE will release a follow-up to her best-selling memoir that encourages readers to journal about "what moves them and brings them hope."

"Becoming: A Guided Journal for Discovering Your Voice" will hit shelves on Nov. 19, Obama's publisher, Penguin Random House, announced Monday.
 
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The guided journal is being promoted as a companion to the 55-year-old former first lady's hit 2018 memoir, "Becoming." Her book sold more than 10 million copies and launched an international tour that featured big-name stars — including Oprah WinfreyOprah Gail WinfreyTexas court grants indefinite stay on Rodney Reed execution Democratic handwringing hits new highs over 2020 Famous gingers Prince Harry, Ed Sheeran team up for World Mental Health Day MORE, Stephen ColbertStephen Tyrone ColbertHelen Mirren, Ian McKellen act out Trump Ukraine call in Colbert appearance Klobuchar to Colbert: We're going 'to build a blue wall' in PA, WI, MI and 'make Trump pay for it' Sherrod Brown: GOP colleagues privately acknowledge Trump is racist, misogynist MORE and Sarah Jessica Parker — in conversation with Obama.
 
In an introduction penned by Obama for the $20 "Becoming" journal, she writes, "I hope you’ll use this journal to write down your experiences, thoughts, and feelings, in all their imperfections, and without judgment. ... We don’t have to remember everything. But everything we remember has value."
 
Obama's publisher says the journal includes "more than 150 inspiring questions and quotes that resonate with key themes in Mrs. Obama’s memoir and that are designed to help readers reflect on their personal and family history, their goals, challenges, and dreams, what moves them and brings them hope, and what future they imagine for themselves and their community."