April 9, 2019

Trump is supposedly “excited” to write his memoirs


As reported in various media outlets, including the Daily Beast which broke the news, Donald Trump is “excited” to write his memoirs.

Here are the known knowns:

Here are the known unknowns:

Here’s the unknown unknown:

Many questions, some answers. But as the Daily Beast noted: “two book agents who’ve dealt with popular political books said that the president could expect to see a book advance—from some amenable publishing house—at least in the low seven figures. The sources predicted that the final amount would fall short of the reportedly $65 million book deal that former President Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama landed.”



Michael Barron is an editor at Melville House.