Oprah Winfrey

Michelle Obama memoir is next pick for Winfrey book club

Michelle Obama's "Becoming," already expected to sell millions of copies, now has the official backing of Oprah Winfrey.

"This book is everything you wanted to know and so much you didn't even know you wanted to know. I believe it's going to spark within you the desire to think about your own becoming," Winfrey, who on Monday told The Associated Press in a statement that she had selected "Becoming" for her book club. "It's so well-written I can hear her voice; I can hear her expressions; I can feel her emotion. What she allows us to see is how she was able to discover, define and then refine her voice."

In "Becoming,"...

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