Available for the first time in an edition for young adults,
Antoine de Saint-Exupéry''s classic story, The Little
Prince, beloved by readers of all ages, comes to life in a
format perfect for teen readers.
"I''m glad I was asked to be the ambassador for this book. I
suspect you may find that something of the starry magic of this
story stays with you, as it has with me." - Gregory Maguire
"A lovely story.which covers a poetic, yearning philosophy-not
the sort of fable that can be tacked down neatly at its four
corners but rather reflections on what are real matters of
consequence." - New York Times Book Review
At first glance, Antoine de Saint-Exupéry''s 1943 classic
The Little Prince-with its winsome illustrations of a boy
prince and his tiny planet-appears to be a children''s fairy tale.
It doesn''t take long, however, to discover that it speaks to
readers of all ages. This pocket-sized edition, perfect for teens,
features Saint-Exupéry''s original full-color illustrations and the
unabridged text, a reader''s guide, and a introduction by Gregory
Maguire. Rediscover-or share-the magic!
This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar
(Grades 4-5, Stories).