Author: Antoine de Saint-Exupéry/ English Translation by Katherine Wood
Publishing: Enrich Spot Limited
Pub Date: July 2023
For Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, his love of aviation inspired stories, which have touched the hearts of millions around the world. Mystical and enchanting, The Little Prince has fascinated both children and adults for decades. In the book, a pilot is stranded in the midst of the Sahara where he meets a tiny prince from another planet traveling the universe in order to understand life. In the book, the little prince discovers the true meaning of life. At the end of his conversation with the Little Prince, the aviator manages to fix his plane and both he and the little prince continue on their journeys. This edition is an English translation by Katherine Woods, published the same year as the French original.
About the Author:
Born in l900 in Lyons, France, young Antoine joined the French Army Air Force where he first learned to fly a plane. He left the military in order to begin flying air mail between remote settlements in the Sahara desert. He drew upon his experiences over the Saharan desert to write and illustrate what would become his most famous book, The Little Prince (l943).