The little prince by antoine de saint-exupery book report

The sixth planet was bigger and there he met a geographer who he asked for a favor. The Fox He is the one who teaches the Little Prince the most valuable lesson: She confessed that she was powerful and that she could take him anywhere he wants with a single touch. In the middle of the desert, the narrator is unexpectedly greeted by a young boy who is nicknamed as "the little prince".

A railway switchman who told him how passengers constantly rushed from one place to another aboard trains, never satisfied with where they were and not knowing what they were after; only the children among them ever bothered to look out the windows.

The man does not have any time to think whether dedicating his life to such a business makes sense. He is a boy that travelled to Earth from outer Space with hope that he will find out something new. On the fifth planet the day lasted for a minute but there was no place for him so he left that planet too.

The fearsome, grasping baobab trees, researchers have contended, were meant to represent Nazism attempting to destroy the planet. The little prince, through his love for the rose, found out what love is and how important it is.

He sets off on a long trip investigating five nearby planets aiming to find answers to eternal life questions. He's a lonely little prince. In fact, she is intolerable, capricious, and naughty, which makes her owner exhausted.

Other deleted pages described the prince's vegetarian diet and the garden on his home asteroid that included beans, radishes, potatoes and tomatoes, but which lacked fruit trees that might have overwhelmed the prince's planetoid. He went to the rose garden again and said goodbye to them telling them that his rose is special because she was his best friend.

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Upon their sad departing, the fox imparts a secret: The prince warns the narrator not to watch him leave, as it will upset him. When the pilot checked up on the prince he saw that he was talking to the snake that was actually poisonous.

The prince says he nourished the rose and attended her, making a screen or glass globe to protect her from the cold wind, watering her, and keeping off the caterpillars. He met many different people and wondered what the meaning of their existence is.

The prince describes spending his earlier days cleaning the volcanoes and weeding unwanted seeds and sprigs that infest his planet's soil; in particular, pulling out baobab trees that are constantly on the verge of overrunning the surface.

Also, we do not have a specific time and the only important thing is the growing up of a man. Book Summary The writer starts the story with an experience he had in his childhood when he drew a snake emperor and he was very proud of that drawing.

That made the little prince sad so he went away from that planet and came to earth. The Drunkard on Asteroid B The man keeps drinking in order to forget the shame he feels about being a drunkard.

The Little Prince, written in New York during the war, was published with his own watercolor paintings inin New York, and inin Gallimard, France. This is a life full of beautiful promise.

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The Conceited on Asteroid B Being the only inhabitant on his small planet, he expects everyone to acknowledge his grandeur in beauty and intellect. When he was a kid, adults could never guess what he meant by that sketch and insisted on him quitting drawing.

In a way it's a sort of credo. He began to feel that he was not a great prince at all, as his planet contained only three tiny volcanoes and a flower that he now thought of as common.

Katherine Woods — [77] produced the classic English translation ofwhich was later joined by several other English translations.The Little Prince (French: Le Petit Prince), first published inis a novella, the most famous work of French aristocrat, writer, poet, and pioneering aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupéry.

The novella is one of the most-translated books in the world and was voted the best book of the 20th century in France/5. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry skillfully combined the features of three different literature genres, so The Little Prince is considered to be a mix of parable, allegory, and fable.

As a parable, it holds significant moral value to the readers, fulfilling a didactic function. The Little Prince addresses most major social concerns of Saint-Exupery's day and of modern times.

but only too true in occupied France in the Prince's planet.I. INTRODUCTION The story “The Little Prince” is deceptively /5(3).

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The Little Prince Antoine de Saint-Exupery BookPage review by Alice Cary. Yes, this is a book that teaches the important things in life, and teaches it well. Nell's friend is hardly alone in his reverence, since The Little Prince is said to be rated just below the Bible as one of the most widely read books in the world.

In fact, that little. Parents need to know that Antoine de Saint-Exupéry's The Little Prince, first published inis a classic fable about a stranded pilot's encounter with a young prince who travels from planet to planet in search of knowledge.

This gentle book looks like it's a book for children, but it's generally better appreciated and enjoyed by an older audience.

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Many critics see the Little Prince as a Christ figure. for he teaches the Little Prince the most important lesson in the book. The narrator believes that the planet from which the Little Prince has come is the asteroid known as B the Little Prince/5(3).

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