The Little Prince

by Antoine de Saint-Exupery

The Little Prince

Paperback, 83 pages, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, List Price: $10 | purchase

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An aviator whose plane is forced down in the Sahara encounters a little prince who has fallen to Earth from a tiny planet and relates his adventures in seeking the secret of what is important in life. The poetic French novella was translated by Richard Howard.

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The Fly List: Books About Takeoffs, Landings And Bumpy Rides

When a downed pilot stranded in the desert meets a curious young prince, both lives are changed forever. As the Little Prince's story unfolds we learn that on his small, solitary home planet he had fallen in love with a beautiful rose. But when she lied to him, he left, seeking to cure his loneliness. As the Little Prince journeys from planet to planet, he meets a businessman, a king, and others — however, each grown-up is woefully sad. On Earth, the Little Prince encounters a sly snake and

Book Your Trip

The Fly List: Books About Takeoffs, Landings And Bumpy Rides

When a downed pilot stranded in the desert meets a curious young prince, both lives are changed forever. As the Little Prince's story unfolds we learn that on his small, solitary home planet he had fallen in love with a beautiful rose. But when she lied to him, he left, seeking to cure his loneliness. As the Little Prince journeys from planet to planet, he meets a businessman, a king, and others — however, each grown-up is woefully sad. On Earth, the Little Prince encounters a sly snake and

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