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by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

The Little Prince


A PBS Great American Read Top 100 Pick

Few stories are as widely read and as universally cherished by children and adults alike as The Little Prince. Richard Howard's translation of the beloved classic beautifully reflects Saint-Exup ry'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-Exup ry'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).

Binding Type: Paperback
Publisher: Mariner Books
Published: 06/29/2000
ISBN: 9780156012195
Pages: 96
Weight: 0.40lbs
Size: 8.12h x 5.35w x 0.26d

Review Citations: People Weekly 04/15/2013 pg. 53

Accelerated Reader Quiz #/Name: 123 / Little Prince
Reading Level: 5 / Interest Level: Middle Grade / Point Value: 2

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