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"American Grown"

A woman reads US First Lady Michelle Obama's book "American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Gardens and Gardens Across America" in Washington. Obama made her literary debut Tuesday with a book about the White House garden in her latest effort to promote healthy eating in a nation struggling with obesity. The book features the smiling mother of two holding a bulging basket of fresh produce on its cover and includes a slew of healthy recipe, anecdotes and even some childhood memories. Nicholas Kamm, Getty Images