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Barack Obama’s Holiday Shopping List


President Barack Obama loaded up on books at an independent bookstore last weekend in support of Small Business Saturday.  The White House reports that the President picked up 21 titles, ranging from children’s books and YA Literature to brand new best-sellers.  Looks like the Obama’s will be have a very bookish Christmas.

Here’s the list:
Lulu and the Brontosaurus
Half Brother by Kenneth Oppel

Heart of a Samurai by Margi Preus

Flora and Ulysses by Kate DiCamillo

Jinx by Sage Blackwood

Lulu and the Brontosaurus by Judith Viorst and Lane Smith

Ottoline and the Yellow Cat by Chris Riddell

Moonday by Adam Rex

Journey by Aaron Becker
The Sports Gene
The Lowland by Jhumpa Lahiri

Red Sparrow by Jason Matthews

Harold and the Purple Crayon by Crockett Johnson

A Constellation of Vital Phenomena by Anthony Marra

The Sports Gene: Inside the Science of Extraordinary Athletic Performance by David Epstein

Collision Low Crossers: A Year Inside the Turbulent World of NFL Football by Nicholas Dawidoff

Ballad of the Sad Cafe: And Other Stories by Carson McCullers
All That Is
My Antonia by Willa Cather

Ragtime by E.L. Doctorow

The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini

Buddha in the Attic by Julie Otsuka

All That Is by James Salter

Wild: From Lost to Found On the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed

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