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Barack Obama thinks you should read these 19 books

Former U.S. President Barack Obama speaks during an Obama Foundation event in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, December 13, 2019. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng - RC24UD9ZCDSV

How many have you read? Image: REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng

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The Age of Surveillance Capitalism Shoshana Zuboff Barack Obama
'The Age of Surveillance Capitalism', Shoshana Zuboff Image: Amazon
The Anarchy East India Company William Dalrymple Barack Obama
'The Anarchy', William Dalrymple Image: Amazon
Murder Fraud The Last Trial of Harper Lee Casey Cep book literature Barack Obama
'Furious Hours: Murder, Fraud, and the Last Trial of Harper Lee', Casey Cep Image: Amazon
girl woman other bernardine evaristo booker prize Barack Obama
'Girl, Woman, Other', Bernardine Evaristo Image: Amazon
the heartbeat of wounded knee america david treuer Barack Obama
'The Heartbeat of Wounded Knee: Native America from 1890 to the Present', David Treuer Image: Amazon
'How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy' by Jenny Odell Barack Obama
'How to Do Nothing: Resisting the Attention Economy', Jenny Odell Image: Amazon
'Lost Children Archive' by Valeria Luiselli literature barack obama novel reading
'Lost Children Archive', Valeria Luiselli Image: Amazon
'Lot: Stories' by Bryan Washington literature reading novel barack obama
'Lot: Stories', Bryan Washington Image: Amazon
'Normal People' by Sally Rooney novel reading read literature book barack obama
'Normal People', Sally Rooney Image: Amazon
'The Orphan Master's Son' by Adam Johnson pulitzer prize book award novel literature reading Barack Obama
'The Orphan Master's Son', Adam Johnson Image: Amazon
'The Yellow House' by Sarah M. Broom literature novel book reading barack obama
'The Yellow House', Sarah M. Broom Image: Amazon
'Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland' by Patrick Radden Keefe literature book novel Barack Obama
'Say Nothing: A True Story of Murder and Memory in Northern Ireland', Patrick Radden Image: Amazon
'Solitary' by Albert Woodfox book literature prison novel barack obama
'Solitary', Albert Woodfox Image: Amazon
'The Topeka School' by Ben Lerner book literature novel reading barack obama
'The Topeka School', Ben Lerner Image: Amazon
'Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion' by Jia Tolentino reading novel literature barack obama
'Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion', Jia Tolentino Image: Amazon
'Trust Exercise' by Susan Choi read reading novel literature education Barack Obama
'Trust Exercise' by Susan Choi Image: Amazon
 'We Live in Water: Stories' by Jess Walter novel read reading literature barack obama
'We Live in Water: Stories', Jess Walter Image: Amazon
'A Different Way to Win: Dan Rooney's Story from the Super Bowl to the Rooney Rule' by Jim Rooney Barack Obama
'A Different Way to Win: Dan Rooney's Story from the Super Bowl to the Rooney Rule', Jim Rooney Image: Amazon
'The Sixth Man' by Andre Iguodala nba final warrior america athlete novel literature education Barack Obama
'The Sixth Man', Andre Iguodala Image: Amazon
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