King Charles III’s younger son Prince Harry and his wife Meghan, the Duke and Duchess of Sussex, stepped down from their duties as senior royals in 2020. Since then, Harry and Meghan have shifted to California, USA where they live with their children- Archie and Lilibet. A few months after moving to the USA, Meghan’s explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey about her time with the UK Royals stirred up a major controversy. It also strained the couple’s relationship further with the Royal family.
Here’s all you need to know about Harry’s upcoming book.
- What is Prince Harry’s memoir all about?
“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,” publisher Random House had said about Prince Harry’s memoir in a statement. Royal commentator and author Tina Brown told the Daily Beast that Prince Harry’s memoir “will resurface a particular agony for Charles”. She also said that Harry will open up about her mother Diana’s untimely death when he was just 12. Harry is expected to write about his childhood growing up in the Royal family, his instinct in the Army and his postings in Afghanistan, his marriage to Meghan, stepping away from the Royal family, and fatherhood.
- When is Prince Harry’s memoir releasing?
Initially, Prince Harry’s memoir was expected to be out in fall 2022. But no further details have been shared since then, and it is speculated that with Harry’s grandmother and Britain’s monarch, Queen Elizabeth II’s, death the release date of Harry’s memoir might be affected . As per reports, Harry is paid approximately 20 million dollars for his book.
- What is Prince Harry’s memoir called?
The book is untitled yet.
- What did Prince Harry reveal about his memoir?
Prince Harry said in a statement earlier, “I’m writing this (memoir) not as the prince I was born but as the man I have become… 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.”
- Can King Charles III stop Prince Harry’s memoir?
Prince Harry’s upcoming memoir may have sensitive details about the royal family. “King Charles could decide to ask to see a pre-publication version, or threaten legal action to keep sensitive family secrets or contested allegations out of print,” as per The Guardian.
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