What are some possible argumentative/persuasive essay topics based on The Little Prince?

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Because Antoine de Saint-Exupery's book The Little Prince is so rich in meaning, it presents a wealth of material for argumentative or persuasive essays. For an essay interpreting the work as literature, one could argue for or against these topics:

  • The Little Prince is best appreciated by adults rather than children.
  • The Little Prince is an allegory.
  • The Little Prince is a philosophical treatise.
  • The Little Prince is a coming-of-age story.
  • The Little Prince is a romance.
  • The Little Prince is an excellent example of fantasy literature.

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