On Monday, Prince Harry announced that he would publish his memoir next year through Penguin Random House. Now, his brother Prince William shared some news from his own book.
According to Harper’s Bazaar, Duke of Cambridge is part of the writing team behind the book “Earth Shot: How to Save Our Planet”. He has been tasked with recording his special introduction. Others involved in the project include former National (WWF) World Wide Fund, executive director Colin Buttfield, and science writer and award-winning filmmaker Johnny Hughes (“David Attenborough: A Life on Our Planets”).
Meanwhile, Sir David Attenborough will write predictions with singer Shakira Maybarak, book author Christiana Figgiers (“The Future We Choose: A Stubborn Correctional Guide to the Climate Crisis”), and former astronaut Nako Yamazaki. Environmentalist and Hindu geographer Omar Ibrahim will also take part.
The “Earth Shot: How to Save Our Planet” is said to be a tribute to the “Earth Shot Prize” annual awards program launched in 2020 by Prince William and his wife Kate Middleton. The award recognizes individuals who have achieved at least one of the program’s goals: protect and restore nature, clean our air, revitalize our oceans, create a waste-free world, and improve climate. Fix it The program follows a simple concept, which is “urgency + optimism = action”.
“As soon as the founder of the Art Shot Prize, Prince William, said, ‘Earth is at a point and we are faced with an absolute choice: either we continue as we are and continue to cause irreparable damage to our planet.’ Yes, or we as human beings remember our unique strength. ”And our constant ability, innovation, and problem-solving ability. People can achieve great things. The next ten years present us with one of our greatest tests – a decade of action to repair the earth, “reads a statement about the book, from its official publisher. John Murray Press.
“Earth Shot: How to Save Our Planet” is already available for order and will hit book stands on September 30 in the UK and Europe and North America on October 5. A five-part BBC series will also be released for the book. .
News of Prince William’s inclusion in the book surfaced when Prince Harry announced that he was working on his memoir, which is set to be published later in 2022.