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    1. Barack Obama has shared his summer reading list

      Reading list here - https://www.facebook.com/barackobama/posts/10156093753316749 The books he recommended are -- "Educated" by Tara Westover, a memoir about a woman who leaves her survivalist...

      Reading list here - https://www.facebook.com/barackobama/posts/10156093753316749

      The books he recommended are

      -- "Educated" by Tara Westover, a memoir about a woman who leaves her survivalist Idaho roots behind;

      -- "Warlight" by Michael Ondaatje, a post-World War II novel that Obama says is "a meditation on the lingering effects of war on family;"

      -- "An American Marriage" by Tayari Jones, about a newlywed black attorney wrongly convicted of rape;

      -- "Factfulness" a tome by Swedish academic Hans Rosling on the "secret silent miracle of human progress," and;

      -- "A House for Mr. Biswas," considered to be the first, great novel by the late V.S. Naipaul.

      I am interested if anyone has read these books and has any thoughts on them.

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