The Little Prince Author:Antoine de Saint Exupery No story is more beloved by children and grown-ups alike then this wise, enchanting fable. One day, the author reminisces, when his plane was forced down in the Sahara, a thousand miles from help, he encountered a most extraordinary small person. "If you please," said the stranger, "draw me a sheep." And thus being the remarkable history of the ... more »Little Prince.
The Little Prince lived alone on a tiny planet no larger than a house. He owned three volcanoes, two active and one extinct. He also owned a flower, unlike any flower in the galaxy, of great beauty and of inordinate pride. It was this pride that ruined the serenity of the Little Prince's world and stated him on the interplanetary travels that brought him to Earth, where he learned, finally from a fox, the secret of what is really important in life.
There are few stories that in some way, in some degree, change the world forever for their readers. This is one.« less