The Little Prince
by Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Who Recommends It
Carmen Benitez, Founder and Managing Director Fetch Plus
Reason To Read
This book serves as a great reminder that you carry a little bit of you no matter where you go, teaches us to recognize and accept different players
First published in 1943, The Little Prince is the most famous work of French writer and poet Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. It was translated into more than 250 languages and has become one of the best selling books ever published. It is a poetic tale, with watercolour illustrations by the author, in which a pilot stranded in the desert meets a young prince fallen to Earth from a tiny asteroid. The story is philosophical and includes social criticism, remarking on the strangeness of the adult world.