Eminem to pen private thoughts
The Grammy Awardee is reportedly working on a book that is every bit as "raw" and "uncensored" as himself.books Updated: Feb 28, 2008 14:02 IST
Eminem is working on a book that's "every bit as raw and uncensored as the man himself," according to his publisher. Dutton Books, an imprint of The Penguin Group, announced Wednesday that it would be publishing the best-selling rapper's
The Way I Am
"It will be illustrated with never-before-seen photographs of
home and life along with original drawings," Dutton said in a statement. The rapper's spokesman, Dennis Dennehy, said the memoir "is still in the process of being written and edited."
The book was described as an intimate look inside the life of Eminem, who has sold tens of millions of records since he made his provocative debut in 1999.
"Offering a window on the star's private thoughts on everything from his music and the trials of fame to his love for his daughter, Hailie, this title is every bit as raw and uncensored as the man himself," Dutton said.
The Grammy and Academy Award-winning rapper has published one other book,
. The 2002 work detailed his lyrics. Eminem has not released a new album since 2004's
, and his representative said there's no CD scheduled to be released from the rapper at this time.