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A Singular Woman

The Untold Story of Barack Obama's Mother

by Janny Scott

Hardcover, 376 pages, Penguin Group USA, List Price: $26.95 |

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A Singular Woman
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The Untold Story of Barack Obama's Mother
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Janny Scott

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Draws on interviews with friends, colleagues, and relatives to reveal the unconventional life of Barack Obama's mother, Ann Dunham, offering insight into how she influenced her son's character and shaped his destiny at an early age.