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The Little Prince
The Little Prince | Antoine de Saint-Exupry
Available for the first time in an edition for young adults, Antoine de Saint-Exupry's classic story, The Little Prince, beloved by readers of all ages, comes to life in a format perfect for teen readers. "Im glad I was asked to be the ambassador for this book. I suspect you may find that something of the starry magic of this story stays with you, as it has with me." Gregory Maguire "A lovely storywhich covers a poetic, yearning philosophynot the sort of fable that can be tacked down neatly at its four corners but rather reflections on what are real matters of consequence." New York Times Book Review At first glance, Antoine de Saint-Exuprys 1943 classic The Little Princewith its winsome illustrations of a boy prince and his tiny planetappears to be a childrens fairy tale. It doesnt take long, however, to discover that it speaks to readers of all ages. This pocket-sized edition, perfect for teens, features Saint-Exuprys original full-color illustrations and the unabridged text, a readers guide, and a introduction by Gregory Maguire. Rediscoveror sharethe magic! This title has been selected as a Common Core Text Exemplar (Grades 4-5, Stories).
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zezeki
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Do you know that feeling when you don't know what to read next, and you have 400+ books on your Goodreads TBR pile but none of those sound interesting, but you really wanna read something, so you go for a reread. That's me right now. 😅😅🙈🙈

Lcsmcat Been there! 2w
Eyelit That‘s definitely a familiar feeling! 2w
DrexEdit Been there done that! What a lovely book to reread! 😊 2w
Cortg Yep! You chose a great book to reread though!
2w
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SparklingOdyssey
El Petit Príncep | Antoine de Saint-Exupéry
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Una història sobre l'amistat i allò que és realment important a la vida.

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SparklingOdyssey
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“It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.“ 🌟

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Cathythoughts
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#MOvember I reread this for #booked2019 after many many years & I‘m so glad I did as I #cherish this little man so much ✨

Cinfhen Awwww, lovely photo 1mo
erzascarletbookgasm I‘ve only read this as an adult (this year!). Gorgeous new profile pic btw 💕 1mo
Cathythoughts @Cinfhen 👍❤️ 1mo
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Cathythoughts @erzascarletbookgasm yes, they say it‘s good to read as a child , a pre-teen , a teen , a young adult etc etc etc !!! Thanks - that‘s the Wych Elm book in my new pic ... hoping to finish today 🤞🏻 1mo
batsy Yes 💕 1mo
Cathythoughts @batsy all the love for that little Prince 💕 1mo
Tanisha_A This book! 🎈❤️ And i spy the Wilde book, i have the same copy! 🙋‍♀️ 1mo
BookNAround I love this. I have it in English and in French from when I was in school. 1mo
Cathythoughts @Tanisha_A yes ❤️. And Wilde‘s children‘s stories ❤️💔💔 1mo
Cathythoughts @BookNAround it‘s so beautiful 😍 1mo
Joyfulmimi Indeed! Love this book! 1mo
Cathythoughts @Joyfulmimi yes!!! ❤️ 1mo
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DimeryRene
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But I, alas, do not know how to see sheep through the walls of boxes. Perhaps I am a little like the grown-ups. I have had to grow old. 🐑

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alexa_d
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I bought a vintage copy of Le Petit Prince and legit gasped when I saw the cover under the dustjacket 😍

ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Oh wow - that is an amazing find 🤩 2mo
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Parvez
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The story focuses on how grown-ups are only interested in figures or matters of very little importance in life, in which the Little Prince cannot understand.Story highlights how most grown-ups miss out on the simple things in life, such as friendship, love and the beauty of the world because they are too occupied with gaining wealth and power. They are tricked into believing that figures or having money is important, but their life has no meaning.

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katiehamlin
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The Little Prince is a TL novel by Antoine de Saint-Exupéry. I would use this book for storytelling in a classroom grade 3-8, preferably 5th grade. This novel won the Retro Hugo Award for Best Novella. This book follows a prince who is visiting planets in space and learning many life lessons along the way. It teaches students about love, friendship, and other important themes. #UCFLAE3414F19

katiehamlin Here is a link to the webpage that has a lesson plan I would use if reading this book in my classroom. varsitytutors.com/englishteacher/little-prince-lesson-plans 2mo
katiehamlin The ESOL strategy I would use for this book is 24 (incorporate the culture and the language of second language learners in your curriculum). This novel has been translated into 300 languages and dialect, so you could use a copy of the book of the students native language in order to help them comprehend more. 2mo
katiehamlin The UDL strategy i would use is 2.5 (illustrate through multiple media). There is a movie of this book so you could show scenes from the movie that correspond with the book in order to improve comprehension and engagement. 2mo
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Billypar
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Um...okay Goodreads, I guess I'll just have to trust your algorithms on this. Maybe there was some nuance in The Little Prince that I missed?

Chrissyreadit 😆😂🤣 2mo
Aimeesue Hahahahaha! 2mo
Tanisha_A 🤪 Gosh! 2mo
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Bookwomble Ok, let's see what we can do here ... You read "The Little Prince", which is one of David Bowie's top 100 books, so there's a connection to David. David's final album is "Black Star"✴, on which track 2 is " 'Tis a Pity She was a Whore". Loop closed! ??‍? 2mo
batsy I am never not curious about how the Goodreads algorithm works 😂 2mo
Zelma @Bookwomble 🤔👏 2mo
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Are they referring to the rose on asteroid B-612? 2mo
LeahBergen Snort! 😆😆 2mo
Billypar @Bookwomble I'll bet that makes about as much sense as the actual set of links between the two 😆 2mo
Billypar @batsy Yup- there are many that are logical to the point of not being helpful. And then there's ones like this...🤷 2mo
Billypar @ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled Ha- I hope she's not the missing link! She's so devoted to the prince and depends on him...unless it's Goodreads'/Amazon's misogyny coming through? 😸 2mo
Centique That is strange! Plus I studied this play in Medieval English in university many years ago and this is the first time I EVER saw anyone mention it since. 😂😂 2mo
Billypar @Centique Maybe a Goodreads staff member who just read something a bit obscure goes on a power trip and takes down the algorithm for an hour to make every recommendation for that book 😏 2mo
Centique @Billypar I love that idea 😂😂 I‘m picturing some dude rubbing his hands in glee about his literary anarchy. 2mo
Billypar @Centique Ha- exactly! It all makes sense now.. 2mo
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Billypar
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Absolutely delightful: its classic status is well-earned. It reminded me of an inverted Alice in Wonderland: instead of traveling to an imaginary world, the Little Prince comes from a far-away land to look at what hides beneath the surface of our own world. There are great lessons about the power of empathy, devotion, and why you must never catch yourself thinking like a grown-up.

batsy Lovely review! 💙 It's got a strangeness about it that I love, but it's also deeply moving. 2mo
Billypar @batsy Thanks! Yeah, it's not easy to be both strange and moving, but I completely agree. The prince's viewpoint is so interesting and you get to know him more than the average children's book character. 2mo
Tanisha_A Great review! It's so deeply moving like @batsy said, and definitely something to read over and over to keep in mind the basics of life ('cause sometimes I forget). 2mo
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Cathythoughts Beautiful picture & review.... oh I love that little man ♥️ 2mo
Billypar @Tanisha_A Thanks! Yes- good way of summarizing the book's wisdom- things that are among the most important in life and still most easily forgotten. 2mo
Billypar @Cathythoughts Thank you... Yes, he is still very popular even 7 and a half decades later! 2mo
ValerieAndBooks I remember reading this as a child and my dad taking me to see the movie 🥰. — still have our copy from the 70s! 2mo
Billypar @ValerieAndBooks I didn't even know there was a movie, though it makes sense given the popularity. Sounds like a childhood treasure to hold onto ☺️ 2mo
ValerieAndBooks Yep, it was made in 1974 (I‘m old 👵🏻) and when I looked up the exact year, found that an animated version was made much more recently. 2mo
Billypar @ValerieAndBooks Interesting- I was assuming film adaptations would be animated because of the book artwork. But that makes the 1974 film even more interesting- I'll have to check it out. 2mo
Suet624 I could have sworn that I had read this book but your description makes me think I haven‘t. How odd. 2mo
Billypar @Suet624 That's how I feel about The Phantom Tollbooth. I thought I read it until hearing a description about it, and I've been unsure ever since. 2mo
Suet624 Oh good. I‘m not alone in this phenomenon. 2mo
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Joyfulmimi
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IamIamIam 😍😍😍 3mo
tpixie This is my favorite book of all time. It‘s going to be my booked day seven which I have not gotten around to and I‘m a week late! Hopefully I‘ll get to it today!! 2mo
Joyfulmimi I loved it! I really need to reread it @tpixie 2mo
tpixie @Joyfulmimi ♥️✈️☄️🤴🏻🌹🦊🐍📚 2mo
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Billypar
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My rule for the Cup of Unread Authors is I can't draw a new name until I've read one work from the previous name drawn. And the latest author could not be more different from the last pick of Hunter S. Thompson.
Never came across the tagged book growing up, but looking forward to it from all the love it gets.

thegirlwiththelibrarybag Love the idea! But personally not a fan of the Little Prince. 3mo
Billypar @thegirlwiththelibrarybag It's only my 4th pick, but I haven't had the best luck with my first three. My favorite was Pablo Neruda, and that one was good, not great. 3mo
chaoticgoodhufflepuff I like The Little Prince, but I love it more for the memories of my grandfather reading it to me and seeing the opera with my father. 3mo
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Tanisha_A Oh, yayyy! You will love it! 3mo
Billypar @chaoticgoodhufflepuff That's one of the great things about favorite childhood reads- you remember the experience along with the book. 3mo
Billypar @Tanisha_A I'm looking forward to it! 3mo
tournevis Little Prince is wonderful, but he's written so many others. I also like : 3mo
Billypar @tournevis Thanks for the rec! I'm always torn about whether to start with an author's most famous work. 3mo
tournevis @Billypar I think most of his works were translated. I think. 3mo
CaitlinR I love the idea of the Cup of Unread Authors! 2mo
Billypar @CaitlinR The bags from the Strand are covered in famous authors, so I cut one of them up and put maybe 90% of the ones I haven't read into the cup. I'm looking forward to seeing what it chooses for me! 2mo
tpixie @Billypar that‘s a great idea! If I ever get to strand maybe I‘ll try this technique!!! 2mo
tpixie @chaoticgoodhufflepuff oh! The opera!!! I didn‘t know it existed!! This is my favorite childhood book it still warms my heart even just thinking about it. I‘m not certain why it touched me so and why it still does but it just so moves me. 🤴🏻 ✈️ ☄️ 🦊 🐍 🌹 2mo
Billypar @tpixie I actually just finished it an hour ago! It's a beautiful book, I really enjoyed it. There is so much wisdom contained in the Little Prince's story. 2mo
tpixie @Billypar I‘m so glad you enjoyed it!! Always remember what is essential! ✈️☄️🤴🏻🌹🦊🐍 2mo
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Victoria_Clyne
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I enjoyed this book but I'm a little disappointed that I didn't love it. I sometimes find with classics that I'm left wondering whether I've missed something because I didn't love it. I read this while commuting so potentially I did miss something as I kept nodding off thanks to my 19 month old who doesn't sleep through. The message was sweet and I loved the dedication. My copy also included Letter to a Hostage which I found moving.

DivineDiana I felt the same way. 🤷🏼‍♀️ 2mo
tpixie Sometimes I think it‘s just the timing of when we read it. This book has moved me so much and I don‘t know why and it still evokes very strong emotions from me as a 79-year-old woman. Oh my God I‘m 59! Lol. I loved a wrinkle in time is a child but when I read it as an adult before the movie came out it did not grab me like it had previously. 2mo
Victoria_Clyne I totally agree @tpixie The first time I read The Inheritance of Loss I didn't really enjoy but the second time around was a different story. 2mo
tpixie @Victoria_Clyne isn‘t that interesting? I guess that means we are different people at different times of our lives. Having our experiences mold us differently along the way. ♥️😊📚♥️ 2mo
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JenlovesJT47
Le Petit Prince (French) | Antoine de Saint-Exupry
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I‘m currently learning French and I thought I‘d kill two birds with one stone — read this classic I‘ve never read before and read it in French. I bought the audiobook that has it in French and English, so I first read along and listened in French, then listened in English while reading in French. Very helpful and such a great story! I can‘t wait to read it to Jace when he gets older. 🇫🇷

wanderinglynn One of my favorite books. Also a reason I wanted to learn French too! 👍🏻❤️ 3mo
Cathythoughts ♥️💔 3mo
tpixie What a great technique! 🇫🇷 ✈️🤴🏻☄️🌹🦊🐍 2mo
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Clwojick
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Grown-ups can never understand anything by themselves, and children get tired of having to explain everything.

P.9

Charmaine1972Ellis Such a small book with such a powerful lesson 3mo
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Clwojick
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I know! I know! HOW it is possible that I‘ve never read The Little Prince?!

Well, I am finally getting around to it. I‘ve got my vanilla earl grey tea, and my breakfast wrap, and I‘m ready to dig in! #SummersEndReadathon

rabbitprincess Aaahhh the little airplanes on the cover are too cute 😍🛩 3mo
DrexEdit I think I've only read it in French when I was learning the language. I'll have to read it again in English! I love this cover! 😍 3mo
Sarah83 I read it just two years ago 🤷 3mo
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Clwojick @rabbitprincess @DrexEdit I know! Isn‘t it delightful. I‘d love to have the whole series. It‘s almost hard not to buy them all when my local Chapters always has them on 3/$10 🤩🙈😍 I also picked up Anne of Green Gables in this cover design. 3mo
Bookjunkie57 I‘ve never read it either. 🙃 3mo
Mdargusch I finally read this last year for the first time and I don‘t understand the hype. 🤷🏼‍♀️ #unpopularopinion 3mo
tpixie @Clwojick such a great cover who is the publisher? 2mo
Clwojick @tpixie Arcturus 2mo
tpixie @Clwojick thanks 2mo
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Charmaine1972Ellis
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"Goodbye," said the fox. "And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye."
"It is the time you have wasted for your rose that makes your rose so important."

Cathythoughts I read this recently again ♥️♥️♥️ 4mo
tpixie Yes!!!!!! ♥️✈️☄️🤴🏻🌹🦊🐍📚 2mo
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Scochrane26
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I re-read The Little Prince every few yrs. It‘s a sentimental book for me because my French teacher loved it & had us read it in h.s. One of my treasured books is the French version, bought back before amazon, but I don‘t remember enough French to read that version anymore. The tragedy of Saint-Exupery‘s life always makes me sad.
“It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye.”

tpixie This book also holds a special place in my heart. 2mo
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Kaila-ann One of my all time favorite stories ❤️! 4mo
TheSpineView @Kaila-ann 😊 4mo
tpixie I love how he learned how to tame the fox 🦊 2mo
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GatheringBooks
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tpixie Yes! ♥️📚✈️☄️🤴🏻🌹🦊🐍 2mo
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“People where you live, the little prince said, grow five thousand roses in one garden... Yet they don't find what they're looking for... And yet what they're looking for could be found in a single rose.”

and

“You become responsible, forever, for what you have tamed.”

Some of my favorite quotes from this “kids“ book. If you haven't read The Little Prince I highly recommend it. A moving story that you will find new meaning in with every read.

Velvetfur Hello and welcome to Litsy! 👋 4mo
Brandon_Lee_Hayes @Velvetfur thank you! Glad to be here. 4mo
SW-T Welcome to Litsy 😊 4mo
Bklover Love this book! Welcome to Litsy! 4mo
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sprainedbrain
The Little Prince | Antoine de Saint-Exupry
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Oh my gosh you guys... so last week I said goodbye my trusty Kindle Voyage, which served me faithfully for 4 years. I may have thrown it across the room without the case and cracked the screen, but I didn‘t come here to dwell on the past. 😂

Anyway, I just had to get a new Paperwhite, and it‘s awesome and all, but LOOK AT THIS ADORABLE CASE that I also purchased. 😍

marleed So cute! 4mo
britt_brooke 😍😍 4mo
LeslieO Did a book cause the throw? 4mo
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Megabooks 😍😍😍 4mo
sprainedbrain @LeslieO Yes. I‘ve done it lots of times but clearly the case is important. 4mo
BarbaraTheBibliophage Love the new case! 4mo
vivastory I have to ask, what book was the culprit? 4mo
sprainedbrain @vivastory it was this one... and as mad as I was to break my own kindle, I‘m not sorry. I bailed so hard. 😂 4mo
vivastory Sorry you broke your Kindle, but that's a great story 😂 I love the new case BTW 4mo
LittlePixels LOL, RIP your Kindle, but @vivastory is right; that's a great story! 😂😂😂 4mo
mrp27 Cute! 4mo
cariashley Ahh love it! I really love my Voyage but feel like no one else has one! 4mo
saresmoore I love this case! 4mo
MellieAntoinette Love this so much! What a wonderful story ADSE wrote! 4mo
sprainedbrain @cariashley well, I used to be there with you. I think I‘m most sad that they are not a thing anymore and I broke it. 😕 4mo
GypsyKat So cute!!! 4mo
UwannaPublishme 😂😂😂 4mo
Reggie Lolol 4mo
Sarah83 So cute 🤩 4mo
Crazeedi I ❤❤your case!! 4mo
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Schnoebs
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Mehso-so

A in Potions NEWTs: 3.5⭐️

It‘s quirky and has a lot of charm but for how short of a book this was, it took me a long time to read. It was hard for me to stay awake the first 20 pages but once the little prince started talking about the planets he visited, I was able to get into it. I think there‘s many a good lesson for young readers and I can see how it‘s resonated with so many people growing up.

#magicalreadathon2019 #chicago #il

Schnoebs @Birdsong28 using this for the allegorical book prompt after finding that it counts for the category while looking at a list on goodreads. Happy with my progress on #52booksin52weeks 4mo
Birdsong28 @Schnoebs Yes you are doing well 😘📚📖 4mo
Crimson613 After seeing this post i got curious about the readathon and rip, i didnt do the OWLs part xD 4mo
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Schnoebs @Crimson613 it‘s an annual thing so don‘t worry! I think she‘s also going to be the Christmas at Hogwarts again this year so you can participate in that one 😍 4mo
Crimson613 @Schnoebs oh cool!! Its my first time hearing about it :0 4mo
Schnoebs @Crimson613 if you don‘t follow bookroast on YouTube, it‘s usually harder to find out about it so no worries. I had only found out about it around Christmas last year and missed the first year of owls and NEWTs so you‘re not alone. 4mo
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Schnoebs
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Happy NEWTs everyone! I‘m in Chicago celebrating my mom‘s birthday for the next several day and brought some of my first reads for my exams. Super excited to see how far I can get!

#magicalreadathon2019 #newts #wizardingworld #harrypotter #chicago #il

Bookgoil I‘m doing NEWTs as well! 4mo
Schnoebs @Bookgoil what are you going for? I‘m working towards magizoologist but I‘m also going for As in the other courses I was able to pass during my OWLs 4mo
Bookgoil I‘m going for Alchemist cause I‘m an overachiever! 4mo
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Eggs
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Three of my favorite #bluebooks #augustabc

Bookartbookmarks The light between oceans is 🙌🙌🙌 4mo
Susanita 💙 4mo
Eggs Yes!!! Thanks @Bookartbookmarks @Susanita (edited) 4mo
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Clwojick
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At 3/$10, I simply couldn‘t say no to adding a few more classics to my shelf. 💜 #bookhaul

Kaila-ann The Little Prince is one of my absolute favorite stories. I have the pop-up version 😳😍. (edited) 4mo
Clwojick @Kaila-ann I‘ve never read it 🙈 But I‘ve always wanted to, so I figured now is as good of time, as any. Also, I have a pop up of Moby Dick. 4mo
Kaila-ann @Clwojick well, no time like the present then 😉. I‘ve actually never read Moby Dick 😳. Guess that makes us even 🤣. (edited) 4mo
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Clwojick @Kaila-ann Neither have I!! 😂😂 Well, I‘ve read the graphic novel, and the pop up... but I‘m not sure that counts 😂 I own two separate copies of it, but haven‘t gotten around to that beast yet. 4mo
Kaila-ann @Clwojick that‘s fantastic 🤣. You‘re still doing better than I am - I don‘t even have a copy of it on my shelves. I‘ll probably get around to it eventually. 4mo
jb72 @Clwojick I just finished Moby Dick last month. It is long winded but there are some redeeming parts. I listened to it via podcasts. 4mo
Scochrane26 @Clwojick the little prince is an amazing book & only takes a short time to read. We read it in French class in h.s; it was a fave for my teacher. The author‘s life is also very interesting. 4mo
catsuit_mango Very pretty editions 4mo
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Amandakay
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A favorite! And, my rose lit tattoo to go with it. 🌹

wanderinglynn Love your tattoo! ❤️ That‘s one of my favorite books. 4mo
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sprainedbrain
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What a sweet, funny, sad little children‘s story with big, adult messages. The fox chapter was just perfect, and then that ending! 😭❤️

Lovely writing that sneaks right up on you and breaks your heart a little.

‘The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they are felt with the heart.‘

Somehow, I was today years old before I finally read this book, but I read it all in one spot for #thereadingrush.

⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️

#1001books

JazzFeathers I've read it a couple of times, at different ages, and it always gets to me. 4mo
ErickaS_Flyleafunfurled I read it to both my kids. All three of us love it. 4mo
Cathythoughts I read this years ago .. ♥️. Will reread soon for #Booked2019 4mo
ValerieAndBooks I marked this as read on my list because it was a favorite as a kid (eons ago) — but I think I need to read it again anyway !! 4mo
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La_Cori
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?? "Où sont les hommes? reprit enfin le petit prince. On est un peu seul dans le désert.."
"On est seul aussi chez les hommes", dit le serpent.

?? “Where are the people?” resumed the little prince at last. “It‘s a little #lonely in the desert…”
“It is lonely when you‘re among people, too,” said the snake.”

#QuotsyJuly19 @TK-421

tpixie ? Je l‘aime I love it 🥰 ✈️ 🌹 🦊 🤴🏻 🐍 5mo
Lcsmcat C‘est vrai, mon amie, c‘est vrai. 5mo
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Sweetkokoro I love The Little Prince, have you by chance watched the movie version? 5mo
La_Cori @Sweetkokoro I haven't.. I saw some clips from the 2015 animated movie, but nothing else. 5mo
Sweetkokoro Yah that‘s the one I was talking about, it‘s the most sweetest movie. 5mo
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wanderinglynn
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#30junebooks blue

A few of my blue books (although Maya Angelou‘s book faded out in the photo, it‘s really a pale blue, a shade lighter than Kerouac‘s On The Road).

Scochrane26 You‘re like me, you have the little prince in French & English! I can‘t really read the French anymore though. 6mo
wanderinglynn @Scochrane26 🙌🏻 You have to have it in French, regardless. 😉 6mo
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Exbrarian
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#30Junebooks @howjessreads
#BlueBooks

A couple of my blue books. The Little Prince is an old favorite.

Scochrane26 The little prince has been a favorite since my French teacher in hs introduced us to his love of it. 6mo
Crazeedi 💜💜💜💜💜💜 6mo
Tanisha_A Le Petit Prince! 🥰💚❤️❤️ 6mo
Cathythoughts On that lovely little prince ! I‘ll be rereading him soon ♥️ 6mo
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#BigInJapan #WanderingJune
I found a Japanese site showing the bestsellers for May of 2019. It wasn't translated, so I could only recognize two. One was Killing Commendatore, which wasn't surprising, but I wouldn't have expected the tagged book. Apparently The Little Prince is so popular there is an entire museum devoted to it (!)
@BarbaraBB @Cinfhen

Billypar In other internet searches, I tried to find if Tom Waits was ever actually popular in Japan. I didn't get an answer, but did find that some creative person adapted the song into a classic Nintendo score: https://uproxx.com/music/the-8-bit-tribute-to-tom-waits-is-big-in-japan-and-ever... 6mo
Tanisha_A Oh wow! This is fascinating. It's one of my favourite favourite books! I would love to visit that museum when I go to Japan! 6mo
Billypar @Tanisha_A I haven't read it, but now I'm intrigued! 6mo
Suet624 I love that you tried a Tom Waits/Japan search. 😂😂💕💕 6mo
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Ashley_Nicoletto
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“If I‘ve told you these details about Asteroid B-612 and I‘ve given you it‘s number, it is on account of the grown-ups. Grown-ups like numbers. When you tell them about a new friend, they never ask questions about what really matters. They never ask: “What does his voice sound like?” “What games does he like best?” “Does he collect butterflies?””

❤️

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New Kindle cover😊

Crazeedi That is an awesome cover!! 7mo
Kaila-ann I just ordered the same cover 😍😍 7mo
MySharonaK Beautiful!! 7mo
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erzascarletbookgasm 💙 it! 7mo
sudi Love it 💙💛💙💛 7mo
Follow.my.read @Kaila-ann you will love it!!!! 7mo
janerzy So cute. And one of my all-time favorites! 7mo
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gossamerchild
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I'm loving this dedication in the front of this book. 😍😍

I've never read this before. Reading it for a #buddyread. Looking forward to it!

#amreading

tpixie This is my absolutely favorite book!!! 7mo
tpixie Careful of the boa constructor- it's very scary! 👑 🐍 🦊 🌹 I love the fox 🦊 7mo
mcipher I‘ve never read this either and keep meaning to... maybe this year? 7mo
Tanisha_A Favouriteeeee! Enjoy! 7mo
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marleed
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You - you alone will have the stars as no one else has them...In one of the stars I shall be living. In one of them I shall be laughing. And so it will be as if all the stars were laughing, when you look at the sky at night...You - only you - will have stars that can laugh.
- Antoine de Saint-Exupéry

Day 14 of #MayMovieMagic with #SpaceOddity
@Rohit-sawant @Cinfhen

Cinfhen And I love that you have the Astronaut Wives Club underneath 😉😍 7mo
batsy Great pick! ⭐ 7mo
rohit-sawant Nice! 7mo
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marleed @Cinfhen I started with a statement about bailing because of the odd quality of writing on that book. Then I thought about my beloved Little Prince. So the wives were relegated to the back - which I guess is fitting for how those wives were treated. 7mo
Cinfhen I‘ve seen the poor Litsy rating for Wives, which is a shame because it sounds so fascinating 7mo
marleed @Cinfhen I watched the resulting limited series first and liked it so I was surprised By my dislike for the writing in the book. I‘m a big fan of MCM and otherwise greatly enjoy history or historical fiction set in the 50s and 60s. 7mo
Cinfhen Most reviewers thought it was dry and poorly written 😩too bad 7mo
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EmilieGR
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Childhood

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doob.vosk
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We create clutches with any covers of your favorite books. Individual cover can be completely personalized. It's a perfect gift to yourself and not only🎁

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Loxtty
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One of my favorite ever

MrBook Welcome to the #LitsyFamily! Enjoy your stay. 😊👍🏻👍🏻 7mo
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SoManyBooksNotEnoughTime
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"Here is my secret. It‘s quite simple: One sees clearly only with the heart. Anything essential is invisible to the eyes."

—Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

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Isendir
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"And now here is my secret, a very simple secret: It is only with the heart that one can see rightly; what is essential is invisible to the eye." -Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, The Little Prince

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starlight97
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"What moves me so deeply, about this little prince who is sleeping here, is his loyalty to a flower – the image of a rose that shines through his whole being like the flame of a lamp, even when he is asleep…"

? Kim Min Ji

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sudi
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Tanisha_A This is hands down an all time favourite book! 8mo
sudi @Tanisha_A i was kinda in a reading slump so i decided to give this one a try and i'm so glad i did. 8mo
BiblioLitten 💙 8mo
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Gina
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sudi
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1. 2000's . I think it used to simpler then. Also being an adult is hard.
2. Prefer paper but i'm good with kindle too.
3. Younger
4. Yup same place
5. Happy Friday Everyone 💖💕💖💕

#friyayintro @howjessreads

wanderinglynn Adulting is hard! 😉😘 8mo
sudi @wanderinglynn it is kicking my butt 😭 8mo
wanderinglynn I‘d tell you it‘s gets easier, but I‘d be lying. 😂 But take comfort in the fact that nobody adults well. 😉 8mo
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sudi @wanderinglynn good to know i have company 😄😉 8mo
BiblioLitten Adulting is hard! 🥂😑 8mo
sudi @BiblioLitten true dat 😲 8mo
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cjbooklover
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This book reminded me of a Twilight Zone episode. The weirdness of the story made it rather enjoyable. I think it shows us that the things we think are really important, mean nothing. We get so dedicated to one thing we don‘t see the absurdity of it. The things we invest time in will mean the most to us.

jenniferajanes Great review! 8mo
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LiviaLauren
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🧁The Little Prince. I read it when I was studying french in sixth form and have since bought copies in English. The story was so simple yet complex and beautiful. 💕
🧁Every morning. Just in case a burglar breaks in while I'm out and thinks I'm untidy 🙈
🧁13c
🧁Peanut butter and banana sandwiches
🧁 @Chelleo @rather_be_reading @wanderinglynn hi guys 👋 thanks for being so welcoming!

@howjessreads #friYAYintro

CoffeeNBooks Welcome to Litsy! 📚 8mo
Slajaunie Welcome to Litsy! 📖📚💚 8mo
lover.of.the.classics Welcome to the Litsy Family!!! 8mo
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ReadingEnvy
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I just had a student ask me what books I would recommend that feel like this one, that talk about love, and are inspiring. What would you recommend?

saresmoore Gosh, what a great question. A Wrinkle in Time and Mrs. Dalloway (really any Woolf) each strike a similar chord for me, but I‘m not sure if that‘s what they‘re looking for. 9mo
Centique Maybe The Happy Prince by Oscar Wilde if they don‘t mind short stories. We used to love the audio of that and it still touches me like The Little Prince 9mo
Centique Or they might be in that soul searching stage when someone like Mitch Albom really appeals 9mo
ReadingEnvy @saresmoore @Centique I needed more time to talk to him to really know what it was he liked. I ended up suggesting another book by the same author, Coelho, and Milan Kundera. I dunno. He's a sweet student and I'm just happy when they read outside of their course work!! 9mo
Centique @ReadingEnvy those sound perfect! I was thinking Coelho but wasn‘t sure as he gets such a bad rap lately. I still loved him in my student days - especially Veronika Decides to Die. 😊 9mo
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