About Les Enfants Terribles
If you believe that sticks and stones may break your bones, but words will never hurt you, then you might want to read the 1929 Les Enfants Terribles story written and illustrated by Jean Cocteau. Follow along as siblings Elizabeth and Paul try to outdo each other in saying hurtful things to the other one and hang on for the surprising ending. The original book inspired an opera named Les Enfants Terribles written by Phillip Glass, along with a film by the same name written by Cocteau and Jean-Pierre Melville. The best place to get the book, film, or opera score, in new or used condition, is from the top-rated sellers on eBay. Many even include free shipping.