Take a flight with the author of The Little Prince…
‘Sís’s works are less picture books than little miracles of design… A compelling, multilayered visual treat’
Booklist, Starred Review
‘Sís’s handling of the aviator’s last flight and disappearance strikes just the right notes of mystery, majesty and quiet wonder. Brilliant bookmaking’
School Library Journal, Starred Review
‘Extraordinary and wonderful’
Kirkus Reviews, Starred Review
‘A sumptuous allegory, magnificently drawn, by another poet who has wandered far from his home in order to find his own horizon’
This 3rd July will see the publication of Peter Sís’s remarkable book, The Pilot and the Little Prince—a journey for young and old through the fascinating life of Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, author of the beloved children’s classic, The Little Prince. This wonderful book, beautifully illustrated with gorgeous watercolours, is sure to enchant children and adults alike.
Already published in France and America to great acclaim, Pushkin Children’s Books are now making this unforgettable story of adventure, bravery and discovery available to readers in the UK. Find out more here.
‘The Pilot and the Little Prince is a thing of beauty for both eye and spirit’
‘Sís spared no detail in his stunning 48-page picture book biography, which, like its inspiration, can be read on many levels’
‘As always, Sís’s illustrations are all just so spot on and exquisitely expressive’
The Children’s War