Obama Writing Foreword for Nelson Mandela's Book

By Staff | June 10, 2010 | 8:52 AM EDT
New York (AP) - From one Nobel winner to another: President Barack Obama is writing a foreword to Nelson Mandela's new book.
Publisher Farrar, Straus and Giroux announced Wednesday that Obama will contribute to Mandela's "Conversations With Myself." It is a collection of diaries, journals and other personal materials of the former South African president and apartheid foe.
The book comes out Oct. 12.