That s why these books. I promise a picture book inspired by james work with the.
James debut book is a picture book titled i promise it is scheduled for release on august 11 2020.
Lebron james picture book. Lebron james is taking his message of positivity and hard work to another level with his new kid s book i promise. King james is set to release i promise on august 11 a 40 page picture book featuring upbeat rhyming text based on a poem written by lebron. If you want to get a kid to pay attention to a book filled with messages about doing the right thing and helping make a better future for yourself and the world it couldn t hurt to have that message come from lebron james.
Lebron james is taking his slam dunk skills into the world of children s literature. Nba champion and superstar lebron james pens a slam dunk picture book inspired by his foundation s i promise program that motivates children everywhere to always striveforgreatness. On tuesday harpercollins publishers announced a two book deal with lebron james with his debut picture book i promise set for an august release and to be.
Akron ohio lebron james has won three nba championships and two olympic gold medals and now he has a bestselling children s book. The artwork was all done by famed illustrator. The 35 year old los angeles lakers superstar and father of three is gearing up to release his first ever kids.
And now children s book author. Illustrated by nina mata the picture book brings a colorful visual storyline to. With the help of a coach and his family lebron is introduced to the game of basketball.
I promise the book is the literary extension of i promise the school founded by james in akron ohio his hometown and designed especially for kids who might otherwise fall through the. I promise by lebron james harper collins children s picture book 19 99 what it s about. This fully illustrated picture book biography tells the story of a young boy and his loving single mother and their struggle to make it on their own.
Just a kid from akron ohio who is dedicated to uplifting youth everywhere lebron james knows the key to a better future is to excel in school do your best. Books have the ability to teach inspire and bring people together. The boy who became king is the inspiring true story of nba superstar lebron james.