The Little Prince



The Little Prince Moral Allegory And Spiritual Autobiography, The Little Prince Is The Most Translated Book In The French Language With A Timeless Charm It Tells The Story Of A Little Boy Who Leaves The Safety Of His Own Tiny Planet To Travel The Universe, Learning The Vagaries Of Adult Behaviour Through A Series Of Extraordinary Encounters His Personal Odyssey Culminates In A Voyage To Earth And Further Adventures.

Antoine de Saint Exup ry was born in Lyons on June 29, 1900 He flew for the first time at the age of twelve, at the Amb rieu airfield, and it was then that he became determined to be a pilot He kept that ambition even after moving to a school in Switzerland and while spending summer vacations at the family s ch teau at Saint Maurice de R mens, in eastern France The house at Saint Maurice appea Antoine de Saint Exup ry was born in Lyons on June 29, 1900 He flew for the first time at the age of twelve, at the Amb rieu airfield, and it was then that he became determined to be a pilot He kept that ambition even after moving to a school in Switzerland and while spending summer vacations at the family s ch teau at Saint Maurice de R mens, in eastern France The house at Saint Maurice appears again and again in Saint Exup ry s writing Later, in Paris, he failed the entrance exams for the French naval academy and, instead, enrolled at the prestigious art school l Ecole des Beaux Arts In 1921 Saint Exup ry began serving in the military, and was stationed in Strasbourg There he learned to be a pilot, and his career path was forever settled After leaving the service, in 1923, Saint Exup ry worked in several professions, but in 1926 he went back to flying and signed on as a pilot for A ropostale, a private airline that flew mail from Toulouse, France, to Dakar, Senegal In 1927 Saint Exup ry accepted the position of airfield chief for Cape Juby, in southern Morocco, and began writing his first book, a memoir called Southern Mail, which was published in 1929 He then moved briefly to Buenos Aires to oversee the establishment of an Argentinean mail service when he returned to Paris in 1931, he published Night Flight, which won instant success and the prestigious Prix Femina Always daring, Saint Exup ry tried in 1935 to break the speed record for flying from Paris to Saigon Unfortunately, his plane crashed in the Libyan desert, and he and his copilot had to trudge through the sand for three days to find help In 1938 he was seriously injured in a second plane crash, this time as he tried to fly between New York City and Tierra del Fuego, Argentina The crash resulted in a long convalescence in New York Saint Exup ry s next novel, Wind, Sand and Stars, was published in 1939 A great success, the book won the Acad mie Fran aise s Grand Prix du Roman Grand Prize for Novel Writing and the National Book Award in the United States At the beginning of the Second World War, Saint Exup ry flew reconnaissance missions for France, but he went to New York to ask the United States for help when the Germans occupied his country He drew on his wartime experiences to write Flight to Arras and Letter to a Hostage, both published in 1942 His classic The Little Prince appeared in 1943 Later in 1943 Saint Exup ry rejoined his French air squadron in northern Africa Despite being forbidden to fly he was still suffering physically from his earlier plane crashes , Saint Exup ry insisted on being given a mission On July 31, 1944, he set out from Borgo, Corsica, to overfly occupied France He never returned

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  • Paperback
  • 93 pages
  • The Little Prince
  • Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
  • English
  • 16 April 2018
  • 0156012197

10 thoughts on “The Little Prince

  1. Nataliya says:

    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 this term to this incredibly famous classic that does not rely on Ahamoments to keep the readers attention, SPOILERSYou do understand that the Little Prince diedmy mother asked as carefully and gently as only adults who know that loss of innocence can be crushing but is brutal 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 this term to this incredibly famous classic that does not rely on Ahamoments to keep the readers attention, SPOILERSYou do understand that the Little Prince diedmy mother asked as carefully and gently as only adults who know that loss of innocence can be crushing but is brutally necessary can doNo, he didn t He went back to his home planet and that stupid rose It says so right here, I replied with the comforting stubbornness of an eight year old.Later that night, I quietly reread the book and the sad truth clicked, and so did the belated thought that for all the gentle berating of adults in it, this strange and be...

  2. Manny says:

    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 sit, since the whole asteroid was covered in books Good morning said the Little Prince I m sorry, I don t have time to talk to you, said the Quiz Addict I am very busy Wait In Twiligh...

  3. Erin says:

    We are all children in adults 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 tears on every page of this book if you entertain the thought that the pilot IS The Little Prince Maybe you won t think that maybe you ll have your own take on the book that s the magic about it This book is translated to English from French If you understand and or appreciate French, the del We are all children in adults 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 tears on every page of this book if you entertain the thought that the pilot IS The Little Prince Maybe you won t think that maybe you ll have your own take on the book that s the magic about it This book is translated to English from French If you unde...

  4. Ahmad Sharabiani says:

    574 Le Petit Prince The Little Prince, Antoine de Saint Exup ryThe Little Prince French Le Petit Prince , first published in 1943, is a novella, the most famous work of French aristocrat, writer, poet, and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint Exup ry The Little Prince is a poetic tale, with watercolour illustrations by the author, in which a pilot stranded in the desert meets a young prince visiting Earth from a tiny asteroid The story is philosophical and includes social criticism of the 574 Le ...

  5. Hailey (HaileyinBookland) says:

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

  6. Stephen says:

    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 since this is a children s book rather than YA which would be reviewed purely on its own merits After a short session of what should I do, I bravely decided to punt, figuring that there are alreadythan enough excellent reviews of this without my clogging up the cyber arteries with another 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 since this is a children s book rather than YA which would be reviewed purely on its own merits After a short session of what should I do, I bravely decided to punt, figuring that th...

  7. Alejandro says:

    Beautiful reading WHEN A ROSE IS NOT A ROSE It is only with the heart that one can see rightly what is essential is invisible to the eye. I plan to read The Little Prince since many time ago, and I was aware that it was a quick reading, but still I hadn t do it yet, until now.I went to the cinema theaters and I watched the new animated film about it, and while I hadn t read the book, I watched the film and I loved it I was aware that it wasn t an exact adaptation per se, and then I knew th Beautiful reading WHEN A ROSE IS NOT A ROSE It is only with the heart that one can see rightly what is essential is invisible to the eye. I plan to read The Little Prince since many time ago, and I was aware that it was a quick reading, but still I hadn t do it yet, until now.I went to the cinema theaters and I watched the new animated film about it, and while I hadn t read the book, I watched the film and I loved it I was aware that it wasn t an exact adaptation per se, and then I knew that it was about time to read the boo...

  8. Kevin Kelsey says:

    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 kids can see what matters The truth is, there s nothing to get It s heavy handed, clumsily executed observations on what s important in life It s not wrong by any means, but it s the kind of pseudo intellectual detritus that freshmen philosophy majors will discuss as they pass the joint.I m going to go with a literal interpretation of the pl 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 kids can see what matters The truth is, the...

  9. Kai says:

    It is only with the heart that one can see rightly what is essential is invisible to the eye I remember, when I was little, I had this round CD case and it contained an audiobook Now as a child I loved audiobooks, or someone reading stories to me Still do today, actually Anyway, the audiobook was titled The Little Prince, and I listened to it quite often That, however, was at least 10 years ago, possiblySo I decided that it was time for a reread I m sorry to say that I cannot finIt is only with the heart that one can see rightly what is essential is invisible to the eye I remember, when I was little, I had this round CD case and it contained an audiobook Now as a child I loved audiobooks, or someone reading stories to me Still do today, actually Anyway, the audiobook was titled The Little Prince, and I listened to it quite often That, however, was at least 10 years ago, possiblySo I decided that it was time for a reread I m sorry to say that I cannot find the CD anywhere Maybe my mom gave it away Rereading this brought up nostalgia and melancholia This is a very cute, very sad book, and I don t like the ending very much I don t understand why the Prince couldn t just fly back to his planet view spoiler You know, instead of dying Or did he die Didn t he I think he just left his body behind and returned any...

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