Learn about the sweet story behind The Bench: Meghan Markle’s Children’s Book, due out this summer.
It was recently announced that in June it will be published The Bench: Meghan Markle’s children’s book based on a poem for Harry that she wrote to him after the birth of their son Archie. This it is…
What is it about The Bench: Meghan Markle’s children’s book?
The 39-year-old Duchess of Sussex confirmed that the children’s book is inspired by Prince Harry and his one-year-old son Archie. Similarly, he commented that through beautiful illustrations by the artist Christian Robinson, he will address the theme of «special bond between father and son, ‘seen through the eyes of a mother’.
So far we only know the cover of The Bench: Meghan Markle’s children’s book; however it is expected to be on sale by June 8, when the publisher Penguin Random House will release this material also in audiobook.
The Duchess explained that “that poem became this story. Christian layered with beautiful ethereal watercolor illustrations that capture the warmth, playfulness and the comfort of the relationship between parents and children from all walks of life; this representation was particularly important to me, and Christian and I work closely to represent this special bond through an inclusive lens.
She added that the story is inspired by her own husband and son, where it captures the evolving and expanding relationship between parents and children and reminds us of the ways that love takes shape and is expressed in a modern family. «The Bench It started out as a poem I wrote for my husband on Father’s Day, the month after Archie’s birth. “
The press release described the Duchess of Sussex as a «Mother, wife, feminist and activist ‘who’ currently resides in her home state of California with her family, two dogs and a growing flock of rescue chickens.
Original article: dailymail.co.uk
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