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Michelle Obama to Politics & Prose

Set your alarm clocks. On May 7 beginning at 9 a.m., readers of first lady Michelle Obama‘s new book, American Grown: The Story of the White House Garden and Gardens Across America, may show up to Politics & Prose book store in upper northwest Washington to have their books signed. The event with the first lady begins at 11:15 a.m., but for security purposes, patrons must fill out security forms and can start doing so at 9 a.m. Please note, no other books or memorabilia may be brought to the signing. So no, Michelle will not be signing your torso.

From the store:

Please note this is a book signing only.

One copy of American Grown may be signed per customer. No other books or memorabilia may be brought to the signing. A limited number of wristbands for entry to this event will be reserved on a first-come, first-served basis with purchase of American Grown at this event location beginning at 9 a.m. on Thursday, May 2. Limit one wristband per customer. Customers must complete a security screening form in person. Customers may not provide security information for other participants. Please call the store, 202-364-1919, with any questions you may have.

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