30 Awesome Book Dedications That Might Be Better Than The Actual Book

22. Paul Wellstone, ‘The Conscience Of A Liberal’

To my parents, Minnie and Leon
I know you know–your son is a U.S. senator.
Don’t worry–I’m a liberal!

The Little Prince
The Little Prince

23. Antoine de Saint-Exupéry, ‘The Little Prince’

I ask the indulgence of the children who may read this book for dedicating it to a grown-up. I have a serious reason: he is the best friend I have in the world. I have another reason: this grown-up understands everything, even books about children. I have a third reason: he lives in France where he is hungry and cold. He needs cheering up. If all these reasons are not enough, I will dedicate the book to the child from whom this grown-up grew. All grown-ups were once children– although few of them remember it. And so I correct my dedication:

To Leon Werth
When he was a little boy

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