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Justin Bieber Sells Memoir to HarperCollins

jb23.jpgTeen pop star and hairstyle trendsetter Justin Bieber has sold a picture-filled version of his memoir to HarperCollins. The book is set for an October 2010 release, and will sell for $21.99 in the hardcover edition.

USA Today has the scoop: “The official illustrated memoir from the multi-platinum selling 16-year-old pop superstar will tell the behind-the-scenes story of his journey to superstardom. Justin Bieber: First Step 2 Forever: My Story includes never-before-seen photos of the Canadian teen.”

With over four million Twitter fans, the young author has already been polishing his prose style online. A recent tweet: “hello girls…i think we should all hang out very soon….all of us…together….often. ;)

(Via Publishers Weekly.)

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