Craig Melvin is diving into the topic of fatherhood, just a month ahead of Father’s Day and the release of his debut book titled, “Pops: My Father, Our Journey, and What I’m Still Learning About Being a Dad.”

The new book will be released June 15 through William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins, and is available for preorder now.

Readers will get an inside looks at Melvin’s life growing up in Columbia, South Carolina with his father, Lawrence Melvin – who struggled with drinking. Melvin opens up in his book about his journey to reconciliation with his father and the effects it had on his own view of fatherhood.

Craig, his wife Lindsay Czarniak and their two children Delano, 6 and Sybil, 4, as well as Craig and his father are pictured together on the cover his new book book.