The Duke of Cambridge, 39, is coauthoring Earthshot: How to Save Our Planet, which will likely be printed earlier than the Earthshot Prize awards ceremony takes place in London in October. Colin Butfield, an advisor for the prince’s environmental marketing campaign and government producer of the WWF’s Our Planet undertaking, labored alongside William on the e-book, as did award-winning producer Jonnie Hughes.
“We have 10 years to turn the tide on the environmental crisis, but we need the world’s best solutions and one shared goal — to save our planet,” an outline of the e-book reads, calling it “the first definitive book about how these goals can tackle the environmental crisis.”
News of William’s undertaking comes days after Harry, 36, confirmed he’s engaged on a “wholly truthful” memoir, which is anticipated to hit cabinets in 2022.
“I’m writing this not as the prince I was born but as the man I have become,” the Duke of Sussex famous in a press release on Monday, July 19. “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.”
Penguin Random House, the publishing home behind the Invictus Games founder’s authorial debut, claims the e-book will likely be “the definitive account of the experiences, adventures, losses, and life lessons that have helped shape” Harry into the person royal watchers see as we speak.
The e-book will probably embody particulars from Harry’s childhood within the British royal household, in addition to his relationship and marriage to Meghan Markle, whom he wed in May 2018. The couple share son Archie, 2, and daughter Lili, who arrived in June.
Fans have been thrilled by information of the duke’s newest undertaking, however his kin weren’t ready for the announcement, a supply advised Us Weekly completely.
“The royal family is shaken up about the book,” the insider famous, mentioning that William and Prince Charles are “particularly concerned about what Harry will reveal” following his current bombshell statements about his life as a senior royal. “They haven’t received a copy yet and don’t know what to expect. It’s making them nervous.”
Since Harry and Meghan, 39, confirmed in February that they wouldn’t be returning as working royals following their 2020 step away, tensions have been excessive between the previous navy pilot and his father, 72. While talking to CBS in March, Harry alleged that Charles “stopped taking [his] calls” amid the drama. In subsequent months, Harry took goal on the Prince of Wales’ parenting expertise, vowing to do issues otherwise for his personal two youngsters.
“Charles is boiling with anger and feels tortured by Harry with his constant digs. He wishes he’d just let it drop,” a supply advised Us in May, whereas a separate insider revealed William “can’t get his head around why Harry keeps throwing his family under the bus.”