Great French writer and aviator Antoine de Saint-Exupery was born on June 29, 1900 in Lyon, France in the old noble family. He is the third child of insurance broker who died when the boy was three years old. Antoine started his military service in 1921 and later he was sent to Strasbourg where he was trained as a pilot. During that time he was engaged, but the engagement was broken as Antoine wanted to settle in Paris and take office jobs. He did so but he wasn’t successful and in 1926 he started to fly again. He was one of the pioneers of the air post and flied between Toulouse and Dakar. He also worked in South Morocco, in Argentina, later moved to New York, then lived in Quebec City. He returned in Europe to join the allied forces and missed while flying over the Mediterranean sea. You can download audiobook The Little Prince by Antoine de Saint-Exupery in mp3 from our site.