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The Little Prince 14: The Planet of the Grand Buffoon

By Thierry Gaudin
Illustrated by Élyum Studio

The new adventures based on the masterpiece by Antoine de Saint-Exupery.

On this planet, where comedy usually reigns, the Grand Buffoon has sunk into melancholy and has forbidden his people to laugh. The Little Prince will soon discover that the Grand Buffoon is under the sway of his Prime Minister, who wants to seize power ...

  • Beloved author, name recognition.
  • Created with respect for the original.
  • Appealing reimagining of the character in a popular contemporary style with crossover appeal to young manga readers (cf. Avatar: The Last Airbender).

About the author

Didier Poli, artistic director, was born in Lyon in 1971. After graduate studies in applied arts, he worked for various animation studios including Disney. He was working as artistic director for the video game company Kalista Entertainment when he met Manuel Bichebois in 2001 and began drawing Bichebois's graphic novel series L'Enfant de l'orage. At the 2004 Nimes Festival, Didier Poli received the Bronze Boar prize for young talent. He continues to work regularly in cartoons and video games as a designer and storyboard artist. In June 2010, he founded Elyum Studio with Guillaume Dorison, Jean-Baptiste Hostache, and Xavier Dorison.

About the illustrator

Didier Poli, artistic director, was born in Lyon in 1971. After graduate studies in applied arts, he worked for various animation studios including Disney. He was working as artistic director for the video game company Kalista Entertainment when he met Manuel Bichebois in 2001 and began drawing Bichebois's graphic novel series L'Enfant de l'orage. At the 2004 Nimes Festival, Didier Poli received the Bronze Boar prize for young talent. He continues to work regularly in cartoons and video games as a designer and storyboard artist. In June 2010, he founded Elyum Studio with Guillaume Dorison, Jean-Baptiste Hostache, and Xavier Dorison.

ISBN: 9781467721783
Imprint: Lerner PG - Graphic Universe
Distributor: Walker Australia-HEDS
Binding: Paperback
Release Date: January 1, 2014
Dimensions: 191 x 260mm, 48pp
Stock Status: Confirmed
Australian RRP: $12.99
New Zealand RRP: $14.99
Stock Level: Out Of Stock

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