Author(s): Antoine de Saint-Exupery
After being stranded in a desert after a crash, a pilot comes in contact with a captivating little prince who recounts his journey from planet to planet and his search for what is most important in life. For over sixty-five years Antoine de Saint-Exupery's classic, The Little Prince, has captured readers' hearts. The whimsical story with a fairy tale feel has sold over 3 million copies in all formats.
This exciting pop-up edition includes the complete original text accompanied by Saint-Exupery's beautiful illustrations brought to life through paper engineering. Perfect for longtime fans and those meeting the little princefor the first time!
With Downloadable Audio
"Delineated with a delicate touch, the paper engineering adds a new dimension to this wistful fairy tale without overpowering it, enhancing the story s subtleties and echoing its sense of wonder."--"School Library Journal"
"This lovely edition boasts the complete original text and illustrations that are also a delight for the eyes."--"Entertainment Weekly"
"While a pop-up edition of de Saint-Exupery's enduring tale may initially seem like a gimmick, the resulting volume is a beautiful piece of bookmaking that actually extends the classic story ...this unabridged volume offers a creative, accessible entree to the timeless story."--"Booklist"
"The pleasing visual effects are subtle, but add an appropriate sense of magic."--"Publishers Weekly""
ANTOINE DE SAINT-EXUPERY (1900-1944) was born in Lyon, France. Best known as the author and illustrator of "The Little Prince," he also wrote several other books that becameclassics.A year after"The Little Prince" was publishedhis plane disappeared over the Mediterranean while he was serving with a French air squadron on a reconnaissance mission."