Ever since Prince Harry and Meghan Markle, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, introduced by way of Instagram that they have been leaving the royal household and looking for to set up their monetary independence, the couple swiftly started constructing a media empire.
They struck a roughly $100 million manufacturing cope with Netflix, with plans to make documentaries, characteristic movies, scripted exhibits and youngsters’s programming. They signed a podcast cope with Spotify and joined the Harry Walker Agency to deal with talking engagements.
Now, the memoirs are coming. On Monday, Penguin Random House introduced that it has acquired a e book by Prince Harry, which it described in a information launch as “an intimate and heartfelt” memoir that can provide “the definitive account of the experiences, adventures, losses, and life lessons that have helped shape him,” together with his childhood and coming-of-age as a royal, his navy service, his marriage to Meghan and fatherhood.
The e book, which is as but untitled and is scheduled to be launched in late 2022, will likely be printed by Random House within the United States, Random House Canada in Canada and Transworld, an imprint of Penguin Random House UK, within the United Kingdom. Penguin Random House didn’t disclose monetary phrases however famous that Prince Harry will likely be donating his earnings to charity.
“I’m writing this not as the prince I was born but as the man I have become,” he mentioned in a assertion launched by the writer. “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.”
A memoir by Prince Harry appeared all however inevitable after the couple gave an explosive interview in March to Oprah Winfrey, drawing greater than 17 million viewers and spawning limitless media protection. (It is unclear when Meghan’s is coming, however a memoir by the duchess appears seemingly.)
There’s already a small library of books devoted to the Duke and Duchess, together with Katie Nicholl’s “Harry: Life, Loss, and Love,” Leslie Carroll’s “American Princess” and Andrew Morton’s “Meghan: A Hollywood Princess,” in addition to a number of books about Meghan’s rescue canine, a beagle named Guy. In June, Random House Children’s Books launched a image e book by Meghan, titled “The Bench,” about the bond between Prince Harry and their son, Archie.