The golden sandal : a Middle Eastern Cinderella story
by by Rebecca Hickox ; illustrated by Will Hillenbrand
Call Number: 398.2 Hic
Publication Date: 1998
An Iraqi version of the Cinderella story in which a kind and beautiful girl who is mistreated by her stepmother and stepsister finds a husband with the help of a magic fish.
When you've finished with this project, here are some other Cinderella stories you can read during winter break!
by Susan Meddaugh
Call Number: AR 2
Publication Date: 1997
One of the rats that was turned into a coachman by Cinderella's fairy godmother tells his story
Adelita : a Mexican Cinderella story
by written and illustrated by Tomie dePaola
Call Number: AR3 Dep
Publication Date: 2002
After the death of her mother and father, Adelita is badly mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters until she finds her own true love at a grand fiesta.
Dinorella : a prehistoric fairy tale
by Pamela Duncan Edwards ; [illustrated by] Henry Cole
Call Number: AR3 Edw
Publication Date: 1999
In this story, loosely based on that of Cinderella but featuring dinosaurs, the Duke falls in love with Dinorella when she rescues him from the dreaded deinonychus at the Dinosaur Dance.
by Vanessa Gill-Brown and Mandy Stanley
Call Number: AR3 Gil
Publication Date: 2000
A little girl who wants to be like the fairy godmother in "Cinderella" makes her dog into a superstar with mixed results
by by Ellen Jackson ; illustrated by Kevin O'Malley
Call Number: J
Publication Date: 1994
Cinderella and Cinder Edna, who live next door to each other, each with a cruel stepmother and stepsisters, have different approaches to life. Although both end up with the princes of their dreams, one is a great deal happier than the other.
The Turkey Girl : a Zuni Cinderella story
by retold by Penny Pollock ; illustrated by Ed Young
Call Number: P2
Publication Date: 1996
In this Native-American variant of a familiar story, some turkeys make a gown of feathers for the poor girl who tends them so that she can participate in a sacred dance, but they desert her when she fails to return as promised.
Anklet for a princess : a Cinderella story from India story
by by Lila Mehta ; adapted by Meredith Brucker ; illustrated by Youshan Tang
Call Number: 398.2 Bru
Cinduri, hungry and ragged, is befriended by Godfather Snake, who feeds her delicacies and dresses her in gold cloth and anklets with bells and diamonds, to meet the prince.
Jouanah : a Hmong Cinderella
by adapted by Jewell Reinhart Coburn with Tzexa Cherta Lee ; illustrated by Ann Sibley O'Brien
Call Number: Fic Lou
Publication Date: 1996
Despite a cruel stepmother's schemes, Jouanah, a young Hmong girl, finds true love and happiness with the aid of her dead mother's spirit and a pair of special sandals.