The Little Prince

The Little Prince

A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English text as close as possible to the French, in language, style, and most important, spirit. The artwork in this edition has been restored to match in detail and in color Saint-Exupéry's original artwork. Combining Richard Howard's translation with restored original art, this definitive English-language edition of The Little Prince will capture the hearts of readers of all ages.

Title:The Little Prince
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    The Little Prince Reviews

  • Nataliya

    *** For those who somehow have no idea about what happens in The Little Prince or cannot figure it out at a reasonable spot in the book, here is a warning - THERE WILL BE, as much as I hate applying t...

  • Manny

    The next asteroid the Little Prince came to was inhabited by a Quiz Addict. He sat hunched in front of his laptop, and barely looked up when the Little Prince greeted him. There was nowhere else to si...

  • Erin

    We are all children in adult bodies. Yes we are, don't think we aren't for one moment. The fact that we WERE, indeed, children, is a huge part of each of us. It is possible to shed a few appreciative ...

  • Ahmad Sharabiani

    574. Le Petit Prince = The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-ExupéryThe Little Prince, first published in 1943, is a novella, the most famous work of French aristocrat, writer, poet, and pioneering avi...

  • Kevin Kelsey

    Great observations, but personally I think it's overrated. It practically begs the reader to come to the conclusion that if you don't "get it" it's your own fault because you're a "grown up, and only ...

  • jessica

    'one sees clearly only with the heart.' sometimes i fall into a mood where i am simply tired of life. where i just want to crawl under the duvet with a cup of tea, hug a book and never let go. 'the...

  • Hailey (Hailey in Bookland)

    So amazing. I can see many rereads of this in the years to come. ...

  • Ahmad Sharabiani

    574. The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-ExupéryThe Little Prince, first published in April 1943, is a novella, the most famous work of French aristocrat, writer, poet, and pioneering aviator Antoine...

  • Ahmad Sharabiani

    574. Le Petit Prince = The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint-ExupéryThe Little Princeis a novella by French aristocrat, writer, and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. It was first published in English ...

  • Stephen

    A "Daddy/Daughter nighttime reading hour" reviewThis was a toughy for me to review. I wasn't sure of the best perspective from which to provide comments so as to be of assistance to my fellow readers ...