Apple CEO Steve Jobs has finally agreed to participate in a book about his life, reports “CBS News” (

Simon & Schuster has announced that Walter Isaacson’s “iSteve: The Book of Jobs” will be published in early 2012. Isaacson has been working on the long-rumored biography since 2009 and has interviewed Jobs, members of his family, colleagues at Apple and competitors.

Spokeswoman Tracey Guest of Simon & Schuster told “CBS News” that no further details were available and that neither Jobs nor Isaacson would be commenting. You can read more about Issacson at .