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).