The Little Prince
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2000 - Juvenile Fiction - 83 pages
Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike asThe Little Prince.Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exupéry's unique and gifted style. Howard, an acclaimed poet and one of the preeminent translators of our time, has excelled in bringing the English text as close as possible to the French, in language, style, and most important, spirit. The artwork in this edition has been restored to match in detail and in color Saint-Exupéry's original artwork. Combining Richard Howard's translation with restored original art, this definitive English-language edition of The Little Prince will capture the hearts of readers of all ages.
This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades 4-5, Stories).
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Review: The Little PrinceUser Review - Mileena - Goodreads
"What the little prince did not dare confess was that he was sorry most of all to leave this planet, because it was blest every day with 1440 sunsets!" This book was beautiful in a way that I'm not ... Read full review
Review: The Little PrinceUser Review - Jo Messett-Jory - Goodreads
I just re-read this. I actually read it to my four youngest children who were deeply moved by it. It will always be a favourite---so filled with timeless wisdom... Read full review