A children’s book by Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, will be published in June. Random House Children’s Books publisher announced on Tuesday that “The Bench” is to be about the father-son relationship based on the ties of her husband, British Prince Harry, with the couple’s son Archie.
The book presents a diverse group of fathers and sons and their time together. According to the publisher, it was based on a poem that Meghan wrote for Harry on the occasion of his first Father’s Day. “This poem has become that story,” Meghan said in a statement.
Illustrations “convey warmth and joy”
“Christian (Robinson, book illustrator) contributed beautiful and ethereal watercolor illustrations that convey the warmth, joy, and comfort of the relationship between fathers and sons from all walks of life. This representation was especially important to me, and Christian and I worked closely together to portray this special bond “- she added.
The book will be released on June 8. Meghan Markle will be heard in the audiobook. Archie turns two on Thursday. Meghan and Harry are expecting their second child, a girl.
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