Versions of Fairy Tales ~ Cinderella

Margaret Hillert
Cinderella at the Ball
JUV 372.4.H556ci
An easy-to-read retelling of how Cinderella gets to the ball. 1970

 

Shirley Climo
The Korean Cinderella
JUV 398.2.C619k
In this version of Cinderella set in ancient Korea, Pear Blossom, a stepchild, eventually comes to be chosen by the magistrate to be his wife. 1993

 

Shirley Climo
The Persian Cinderella
JUV 398.2.C619p
A retelling of the traditional Persian tale in which Settareh, neglected and abused by her stepmother and stepsisters, finds her life transformed with the help of a little blue jug. 1999


Jewell Reinhart Coburn

Domitila: A Cinderella Tale From the Mexican Tradition
JUV 398.2.C6397d
By following her mother's admonition to perform every task with care and love, a poor young Mexican girl wins the devotion of the governor's son. 2000

 

Jude Daly
Fair, Brown & Trembling: An Irish Cinderella Story
JUV 398.2.D1774f
This version of the Cinderella story, in which a young girl overcomes the wickedness of her older sisters to become the bride of a prince, is based on an Irish folktale. 2000

 

Nina Jaffe
The Way Meat Loves Salt: A Cinderella Tale from the Jewish Tradition
JUV 398.2.J18w
In this Eastern European Jewish variant of the Cinderella story, the youngest daughter of a rabbi is sent away from home in disgrace, but thanks to the help of the prophet Elijah, marries the son of a renowned scholar and is reunited with her family. 1998

 

Edward Adams
Korean Cinderella
JUV 398.2.K8405k
A Korean version of the Cinderella story that has the English text as well as the Korean. 1982

 

Rafe Martin
The Rough-Face Girl
JUV 398.2.M365r
In this Algonquin version of the Cinderella story, the Rough-Face Girl and her two beautiful but heartless sisters compete for the affections of the Invisible Being. 1992

 

Rafe Martin
The Twelve Months
JUV 398.2.M365t
A retelling of a Slavic Cinderella tale in which a young girl is given impossible tasks to perform by her cruel aunt and cousin. By virtue of her sweet nature she is helped and rewarded by the twelve months. 2000

 

Penny Pollock
The Turkey Girl: A Zuni Cinderella
JUV 398.2.P765t
In this Indian variant of a familiar story, some turkeys make a gown of feathers for the poor girl who tends to them so that she can participate in a sacred dance, but they desert her when she fails to return as promised. 1996

 

Robert San Souci
Cinderella Skeleton
JUV 398.2.S1975c
A rhyming retelling of the story of a young woman who finds her prince at a Halloween ball despite the efforts of her wicked stepmother. The main characters are skeletons. 2000

 

Robert San Souci
Little Gold Star: A Spanish American Cinderella Tale
JUV 398.2.S1975lg
A Spanish American retelling of the familiar story of a kind girl who is mistreated by her jealous stepmother and stepsisters. In this version, the Virgin Mary replaces the traditional fairy godmother. 2000

 

Robert San Souci
Sootface: An Ojibwa Cinderella Story
JUV 398.2.S1975so
Although she is mocked and mistreated by her two older sister, an Ojibwa maiden wins a mighty invisible warrior for her husband with her kind and honest heart. 1994

 

Ruth Sanderson
Cinderella
JUV 398.2.S2167c
Although she is mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters, a kind-hearted young woman manages to attend the palace ball with the help of her fairy godmother. 2002

 

Judy Sierra
The Gift of the Crocodile: A Cinderella Story
JUV 398.2.S572g
In this Indonesian version of the Cinderella story, a girl named Damura escapes her cruel stepmother and stepsister and marries a handsome prince with the help of Grandmother Crocodile. 2000

 

Erica Silverman
Raisel's Riddle
JUV 398.2.S5867r
A Jewish version of the Cinderella story, in which a poor but educated young woman captivates her Prince Charming, a rabbi's son, at a Purim ball. 1999

 

Oki Han
Kongi and Potgi: A Cinderella Story From Korea 
JUV 398.21.H19k
Although Kongi is treated unfairly by her stepmother and stepsister, she proves she is worthy to become the Prince's bride. 1994

 

Darrell Lum
The Golden Slipper: A Vietnamese Legend
JUV 398.21.L9703g
A variation on the Cinderella story, in which a kind-hearted young woman meets her prince with the help of animals she has befriended. 1994

 

Alan Schroeder
Smoky Mountain: An Appalachian Cinderella
JUV 398.21.S3813sm
Rose loses her glass slipper at a party given by the rich feller on the other side of the creek. 1997

 

Sandi Takayama
Sumorella: A Hawaii Cinderella Story
JUV 398.21.T139s
Mango Boy dreams of becoming a sumotori and knows he could be a champion if he had a chance, but while his brothers go off to sumo practice, he has to pick, peel, and slice mangoes. 1997

 

Barbara Wilson
Wishbones: A Folk Tale From China
JUV 398.21.W691w
In this Chinese version of the Cinderella tale, Yeh Hsien uses magic fishbones to dress herself in finery for the Cave Festival, where she loses a slipper in fleeing from her wicked stepmother. 1993

 

Tomie De Paola
Adelita: A Mexican Cinderella Story
JUV 398.4.C49a
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. 2002

 

Ehrlich, Amy
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c

In her haste to flee the palace before the fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper. 1985

 

Kinuko Craft
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c
Although mistreated by her stepmother and stepsisters, Cinderella meets her prince with the help of her fairy godmother. 2000

 

Barbara Karlin
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c
In her haste to flee the palace before the fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper. 1989

 

Marineau, Michele

Cinderella

JUV 398.4.C49c

A modern-day retelling of the story of Cinderella stars a girl named Cynthia, who goes to the ball in a bright red car made from a tomato and with a dog chauffeur. 2007

 

Charles Perrault
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c
With the help of her fairy godmother, a mistreated kitchen maid attends the palace ball on condition that she leaves before midnight. 1999

 

Judy Sierra
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c
Presents versions of the Cinderella story which represent many cultures, geographical areas, and styles. Includes information about the tales, related activities, and resources. 1992

 

Robert San Souci
Cendrillon: A Caribbean Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c
A Creole variant of the familiar Cinderella tale set in the Caribbean and narrated by the godmother who helps Cendrillon find true love. 1998

 

William Wegman
Cinderella
JUV ME COLL 398.4.C49c
In her haste to flee the palace before her fairy godmother's magic loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind a glass slipper. Photographs show the characters depicted as dogs. 1993

 

Barbara McClintock
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C49c
Although mistreated by her step-mother and step-sisters, Cinderella meets her prince with the help of her fairy godmother. 2005

 

Shirley Climo
The Egyptian Cinderella
JUV 398.4.C615e
In this version of Cinderella set in Egypt in the sixth century B.C., Rhodopes, a slave girl, eventually comes to be chosen by the Pharaoh to be his queen. 1989

 

Fleischman, Paul

Glass Slipper Gold Sandal: A Worldwide Cinderella

JUV 398.4.F628g

The retelling of Cinderella, also known as Ashpet and Cendrillon, and its various alterations based on the nation in which it is told is presented in this wonderful celebration of this classic tale. 2007

 

Joe Hayes
Little Gold Star: A Cinderella Cuento
JUV 398.4.H3277l
In this variation of the Cinderella story, coming from the Hispanic tradition in New Mexico, Arcia and her wicked stepsisters have different encounters with a magical hawk and are left physically changed in ways that will affect their meeting with the prince. 2000

 

Rebecca Hickox
The Golden Sandal: A Middle Eastern Cinderella
JUV 398.4.H5284g
Based on 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. 1998

 

Ellen Jackson
Cinder Edna
JUV 398.4.J1335c
Cinderella and Cinder Edna, live with cruel stepmothers and stepsisters, have different approaches to life; and , although each ends up with the prince of her dreams, one is a great deal happier than the other. 1994

 

Tony Johnston
Bigfoot Cinderrrrrella
JUV 398.4.J648b
This version of the familiar story in which a mistreated stepchild finds happiness with the man of her dreams is set in the old-growth forestr and features Bigfoot characters. 1998

 

Ai-Ling Louie
Yeh Shen: A Cinderella Story From China
JUV 398.4.L941y- A young Chinese girl overcomes the wickedness of her stepsister and stepmother to become. 1982

 

Marianne Mitchell
Joe Cinders
JUV 398.4.M6945j
With a "Hot diggety-dog!" and a wave of his white sombrero, cowboy Joe Cinders gets the girl in this Southwestern retelling of the Cinderella story. 2002

 

Charles Perrault
Cinderella; Or the Little Glass Slipper
JUV 398.4.P426c
In her haste to flee the palace before the magic of the fairy godmother loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind one clue to her identity. 1954

 

Christine San Jose
Cinderella
JUV 398.4.S195c
A new version of the fairy tale by Charles Perrault. 1994

 

Mike Thaler
Cinderella Bigfoot
JUV 398.4.T327c
In a silly variation of the fairy tale, Cinderella's feet are so big that she's considered a safety hazard and isn't invited to the royal ball. She must count on her Fairy Godmother for an invitation and glass sneakers, size 87. 1997

 

Pamela Duncan Edwards
Dinorella
JUV 398.8.E2657d
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. 1997

 

Shirley Hughes
Ella's Big Chance: A Jazz-Age Cinderella
JUV 398.8.H875eb
In this version of the Cinderella tale set in the 1920's, Ella has two men courting her, handsome Duke of Arc and Buttons the delivery boy. 2004

 

Helen Ketteman
Bubba the Cowboy Prince: A Fractured Texas Tale
JUV 398.8.J511b- Loosely based on Cinderella, this story is set in Texas, the fairy godmother is a cow, and the hero, named Bubba, is the stepson of a wicked rancher. 1997

 

Deborah N. Lattimore
Cinderhazel: The Cinderella of Halloween
JUV 398.8.L354c
An untidy witch named Hazel discovers Prince Alarming likes dirt as much as she does. 1997

 

Susan Lowell
Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella
JUV 398.8.L951c - Cindy Ellen loses one of her diamond spurs at the square dance in this wild western retelling of the classic Cinderella story. 2000

 

Minters, Frances

Cinder-Elly

JUV 398.8.M668c

In this rap version of the traditional fairy tale, the overworked younger sister gets to go to a basketball game and meets a star player, Prince Charming. 1994

 

Walt Disney
Walt Disney's Cinderella
JUV 398.8.W1695wc
In her haste to flee the palace before the magic of the fairy godmother loses effect, Cinderella leaves behind one clue to her identity. Based on the Walt Disney movie. 1995

 

Bracken, Beth

Cinderella: the Graphic Novel

JUV 791.5973.B7253c

Cinderella's wicked stepmother won't let her go to the ball. But with a little help from a Fairy Godmother, she'll be getting there in style. There's just one catch. At midnight, her magical gown will turn back into dirty old rags .2009.

 

Maribeth Boelts

Dogerella

JUV B6327.d

With the help of her fairy dogmother, Dogerella--tired of scratching the fleas and fluffing the tails of her ungrateful stepdog mother and mean stepdog sisters--attends Princess Bea's ball where she competes with other dogs to become the princess's royal pet. 2008

 

Margaret Peterson Haddix
Just Ella
JUV LARGE TYPE H117.j
In this continuation of the Cinderella story, fifteen-year-old Ella finds that accepting Prince Charming's proposal ensnares her in a suffocating tangle of palace rules and royal etiquette, so she plots to escape. 2000

 

Mavis Jukes
Cinderella 2000
JUV J939.c YA
Fourteen-year-old Ashley has her heart set on spending New Year's eve 1999 at an exclusive country club party with an almost boyfriend, but her plan is endangered by her stepmother and two bratty stepsisters. 1999

 

Gail Carson Levine
Ella Enchanted
JUV L57723.e
In this novel based on the story of Cinderella, Ella struggles against the childhood curse that forces her to obey any order given to her.  1997

 

Donna Jo Napoli
Bound
JUV N16.bo YA
In a novel based on Chinese Cinderella tales, fourteen-year-old stepchild Xing-Xing endures a life of neglect and servitude, as her stepmother cruelly mutilates her own child's feet so that she alone might marry well. 2004

 

Robin Wasserman
A Cinderella Story
JUV W276.c
A modern day adaptation of the classic fairy tale, based on the movie. 2004