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The Pilot and the Little Prince

The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

by Peter Sis

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The Pilot and the Little Prince
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The Life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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Peter Sis

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Renowned illustrator Peter Sís illustrates the life of another star of children's literature: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. The delicate, pointillist watercolors are full of detailed information and sly references to the pop culture of Saint-Exupéry's time, and young readers will be swept up in his passion for flying.

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In The Cockpit, Gazing At Stars: Saint-Exupéry's Life In Pictures

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