Pop Culture 2019: Barack Obama’s Favorite Books

Former President Barack Obama has released his must-read list of 2019, and the books are arranged interest.

Mr. Obama’s annual release of his favorite pop culture happenings of the year has just begun.  Lists of favorite movies and TV shows will follow.

“The Age of Surveillance Capitalism” by Shoshana Zuboff deals with the perils of social engineering and behavior modification that lives within the horrors of modern day surveillance capitalism.

Sally Rooney’s novel “Normal People” is being turned into a 12-episode series for Hulu.

“Solitary” is the true story of Albert Woodfox who served more than 40 years in solitary confinement for a crime he did not commit, penned by Woodfox.

Other titles that made the list include:

Sarah M. Broom’s memoir titled “The Yellow House”

Jia Tolentino’s “Trick Mirror: Reflections on Self-Delusion”

“The Topeka School” by Ben Lerner.