Not My Review: A Promised Land by Barack Obama


The link below is to another review of ‘A Promised Land,’ by Barack Obama.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/nov/26/a-promised-land-by-barack-obama-review-an-impressive-but-incomplete-memoir

Not My Review: A Promised Land by Barack Obama


The link below is to a book review of ‘A Promised Land,’ by Barack Obama.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/nov/22/a-promised-land-by-barack-obama-review-behind-the-power-and-the-pomp

Not My Review: A Promised Land by Barack Obama


The link below is to a book review of ‘A Promised Land,’ by Barack Obama.

For more visit:
https://www.theguardian.com/books/2020/nov/17/a-promised-land-by-barack-obama-review-memoir-of-a-president

Not My Review: Dreams From My Father, by Barack Obama (1995)


The link below is to a book review of ‘Dreams From My Father,’ by Barack Obama.

For more visit:
http://www.theguardian.com/books/2016/feb/29/100-best-nonfiction-books-5-barack-obama-dreams-from-my-father

Booksellers furious that Obama is giving jobs speech from Amazon warehouse


Gigaom

Obama is giving a jobs speech Tuesday at Amazon’s(s amzn) warehouse in Chattanooga, Tenn. — infuriating booksellers and publishers, who see this as evidence that the Obama administration is in the tank for Amazon (especially following the Department of Justice’s win over Apple in the ebook pricing case).

“No American monopoly has ever been so cozy with the government,” Dennis Johnson, the founder of independent publisher Melville House, wrote on his company’s blog.

Book trade publication Shelf Awareness cites angry letters from the publishing industry. In one, sales rep Bruce Joshua Miller cites Amazon’s alleged mistreatment of workers at a Pennsylvania warehouse with no air conditioning and writes, “This visit comes at a time when Amazon, despite losing money in the most recent quarter, is attempting to further damage brick-and-mortar stores by lowering discounts to unprecedented levels.”

Publishers Lunch sensibly points out (paywall) that “Obama has also visited independent…

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Article: The Obama Presidential Library


The link below is to an article reporting on progress for the Obama Presidential Library.

For more visit:
http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2013/03/16/obama-presidential-library_n_2890261.html