Prince Harry is writing what his writer is asking an “intimate and heartfelt memoir.”
Random Home expects to launch the e-book, at present untitled, late in 2022.
“I’m writing this not as the prince I was born but as the man I have become,” the Duke of Sussex, 36, stated in a press release Monday. “I’ve worn many hats over the years, both literally and figuratively, and my hope is that in telling my story — the highs and lows, the mistakes, the lessons learned — I can help show that no matter where we come from, we have more in common than we think. I’m deeply grateful for the opportunity to share what I’ve learned over the course of my life so far and excited for people to read a firsthand account of my life that’s accurate and wholly truthful.”
Monetary phrases weren’t disclosed. Prince Harry will donate proceeds to charity, in response to Random Home.
“Prince Harry will share, for the very first time, the definitive account of the experiences, adventures, losses, and life lessons that have helped shape him,” Random Home introduced.
“Covering his lifetime in the public eye from childhood to the present day, including his dedication to service, the military duty that twice took him to the frontlines of Afghanistan, and the joy he has found in being a husband and father, Prince Harry will offer an honest and captivating personal portrait, one that shows readers that behind everything they think they know lies an inspiring, courageous, and uplifting human story.”
Monday’s announcement comes 4 months after Harry and his spouse, Meghan, the Duchess of Sussex, made worldwide information throughout their interview with Oprah Winfrey close to the couple’s dwelling in Montecito, California. Meghan spoke of feeling lonely and almost suicidal earlier than they left England final 12 months and Harry acknowledged rigidity along with his father, Prince Charles, over his resolution to step again from his royal duties and his marriage to the biracial American actor.
“There is a lot to work through there,” Harry stated about his relationship along with his father, who was divorced from Diana, Princess of Wales, on the time of her deadly automotive accident in 1997. “I feel really let down. He’s been through something similar. He knows what pain feels like. And Archie (Harry and Meghan’s son) is his grandson. I will always love him, but there is a lot of hurt that has happened.”
Harry advised Winfrey that he felt trapped by royal life and that his household minimize off him financially and took away his safety. He additionally acknowledged his relations have been strained along with his brother, Prince William.
“I was trapped, but I didn’t know I was trapped,” Harry stated, earlier than including, “My father and my brother, they are trapped.”
Final month, Meghan revealed the image e-book The Bench by means of Random Home Books for Younger Readers.