Former US First lady, Michelle Obama is set to make an exclusive UK appearance at London’s Royal Festival Hall in December to speak about her life and her new book. Her appearance is part of her international tour to promote her new memoir, Becoming . Publishers Penguin Random House will be hosting the former US first lady at the UK event at the Southbank Centre which will see her in conversation with best-selling author Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. l,;/An advocate of young people and access to education, Obama will be donating 300 free tickets to secondary school pupils from across the UK and some local charities. The venue seats just over 2,700 people and all audience members will receive a hardback copy of Obama’s highly anticipated book Becoming. The memoir charts Obama’s rise from the South Side of Chicago to her role in the White House. It features her reflections on both her triumphs and her disappointments, as well as the lessons she has learned along the way. The event which takes place on Monday December 3 is set to be a sell out. The post Michelle Obama set to make exclusive appearance at London event to speak about her life and new book with Chimamanda Adichie appeared first on Linda Ikeji Blog.