taught me so much that (I feel) this book is really applicable to our daily lives,” she says.
It’s definitely a book for adults, adds Lui, despite the child-like drawings and the apparent simplicity in the story. The book is a source of basic truths that children know. “When we grow up, we forget,” she says. “So it’s a kind of reminder for adults.”
As for the answers to those important questions that the book comes up with, Lui has a favorite. It’s a line the Fox tells the Little Prince: “The most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or touched, they are felt with the heart.”