LeBron James isn’t just about basketball, he has proven his ability in other fields as well, among them is authorship.
The American basketball star unveiled his new book titled I Promise, purposely for children. The book is illustrated in pictures by New York Times best-selling illustrator, Nina Mata, with the task of making it relatable to the diverse large followers of James in the world.
“Books have the ability to teach, inspire and bring people together. That’s why these books, and the opportunity to get children and parents reading together, mean so much to me, most importantly, we wanted to make sure these stories are ones that every single kid can see themselves in. I Promise is powerful in that way and I can’t wait for people to read it,” James said in a statement.
James continued to touch lives in the United States off the field with Lebron James Family Foundation, I Promise School and other projects. He is also working on a second book that will be released later in the year. I Promise will be released on August 11 in most book shops but, it available for pre-order.
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