LeBron James' I Promise School is a public elementary school in Akron, Ohio, that opened in 2018. It is supported by the LeBron James Family Foundation to help at-risk kids. Robert Hanashiro-USA TODAY Sports

Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James has been an altruistic figure throughout his extraordinary career. Opening up the I Promise School in his native Ohio is among King James’ greatest off-court accomplishments.

He’s now following that up with his first children’s book, aptly titled “I Promise” through Harper Collins. It will be on bookshelves Aug. 11 and is written by. James.

“Featuring James’ upbeat, rhyming text and vibrant illustrations perfectly crafted for a diverse audience by New York Times bestselling artist Nina Mata, this book has the power to inspire all children and families to be their best,” Harper Collins wrote in a press release.

James made it official on social media a bit later.

That’s just some great stuff right there.

This article first appeared on Sportsnaut and was syndicated with permission.


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