The Tippler | The Little Prince

In Chapter Twelve, the little prince visited asteroid B 327 in order to add to his knowledge. It was inhabited by a tippler who constantly drank in order to forget how ashamed he was of himself for drinking.  The short visit managed to plunge the little prince into deep dejection. The tippler settled down in … Continue reading The Tippler | The Little Prince

The Conceited Man | The Little Prince

In Chapter Eleven, the little prince visited asteroid B 326 in order to add to his knowledge. It was inhabited by only a conceited man who wore a queer hat. A hat meant only to be raised when people acclaimed him. Unfortunately, people rarely ever passed his way. "Ah! Ah! I am about to receive … Continue reading The Conceited Man | The Little Prince

The King: Part Two | The Little Prince

In Chapter Ten, the little prince visited asteroid B 325 in order to add to his knowledge. It was inhabited by a king who was clad in royal purple and ermine, he was seated upon a throne which was at the same time both simple and majestic. When the little prince had yawned, the king … Continue reading The King: Part Two | The Little Prince

The King: Part One | The Little Prince

In Chapter Ten, the little prince visited asteroid B 325 in order to add to his knowledge. It was inhabited by a king who was clad in royal purple and ermine, he was seated upon a throne which was at the same time both simple and majestic. "Ah! Here is a subject!" the king exclaimed … Continue reading The King: Part One | The Little Prince

Introduction | The Little Prince

The Little Prince is the fourth most-translated book in the world and was voted the best book of the 20th century in France. Translated into more than 250 languages and dialects (as well as Braille), selling nearly two million copies annually with sales totaling over 140 million copies worldwide, it has become one of the best-selling books … Continue reading Introduction | The Little Prince