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Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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http://www.npr.org/2012/03/16/1485090... I am glad I read this little book. Of course de Saint-Exupery is famous for writing "The Little Prince". This is a picture of the man behind the children's ... Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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This book interestingly enough doesn't really have a plot like normal books or stories do. Wind, Sand and Stars is more like a collection of stories about the life and friends of Antione De Saint ... Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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Couldn't finish it, so I read ahead near the end. It couldn't make up its mind if it should be a history, fiction or philosophy book. Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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I wanted to like this book so much, having picked it up at a museum exhibit about Saint-Exupery. But it left me conflicted, in large part, I think, because it has not aged well. Saint-Exupery writes ... Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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I stopped trying to slog through this. I'm borrowing this quote from another reviewer because I totally agree with their sentiment "The three page conclusion was what saved this book from a sole-star ... Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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This book wasn't an easy-flowing read for me. For me, the text was somewhat lost in translation, having been translated from French to English. I'm sure the read in French would have been much more ... Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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The three page conclusion was what saved this book from a sole-star review. I did not understand about 90% of St-Exupery's batshit-naturefuck philosophy and could not enjoy it despite his mastery of ... Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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Not into aeronautics. Not going to bother to read it when I could be reading The Forest of Hands and Teeth Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

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Good read. Read full review

Review: Wind, Sand and Stars

User Review  - Bryn Powell - Goodreads

Dull. One of the most boring books I have tried to read. Yes, he died tragically, but why the fuss about such a mediocre author? Read full review


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