American Grown: The Story of the White House Kitchen Garden and Gardens across America

By Michelle Obama. Read by the author and others. 2012. 4hr. Books on Tape, CD, $25 (9780449808580).


In friendly, comfortable tones, Obama reads the bulk of this title, in which she talks about the White House “learning garden” and her motivation for creating the White House kitchen garden. The down-to-earth mood is enhanced with short segments read by the garden beekeeper and others.




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Booklist Editors' Choice: Media 2012 - Selection(s)