bonjour, je suis le petit prince (i am the little prince)

Summary:

The Little Prince leaves his own tiny planet in search of adventures in a visit to our world. This is a very condensed version of the classic book Le Petit Prince, just for toddler-sized attention spans.

Educational Themes:
The structure and presentation offer parents an opportunity to take a French classic and begin lessons in French. Language absorption is perfect with story-telling, particularly for books that get read over and over.
Reading Level:
0.0
Recommended Age To Read By Yourself:
9 and Up
Recommended Age To Read Together:
2 to 5
Age of child:
Started reading with child 2 years old.
Purchase Recommendation:
Borrow, unless you can pick this book up in France. The cost for this little book is very high.
Little Kid Reaction

S/he enjoys the story but focuses on the English words.

Big Kid Reaction

It's nice to have a book with both French and English for those of us who need some refreshing of our French-speaking skills. The original illustrations from De Saint-Exupery's book brings back many memories!

Pros:

The story is shortened, with only one sentence to concentrate on per page. Great for a parent teaching a foreign language.

Cons:

At two, the French sentence structure is difficult to explain (it doesn't follow the English sentence structure), but the language will come with time.


Title Bonjour, Je Suis Le Petit Prince (I Am The Little Prince)
Author Antoine de Saint-Exupery
Publisher French and European Publishing, Inc. © 2000
Illustrators Antoine De Saint-Exupery
ISBN 2070542696
Material Hard Cover
Genres Bilingual, Picture Book, French, Classic Literature
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