Cinderella (Retold by James Marshall) (James Marshall's Cinderella )

james marshall cinderella

The classic children’s story of triumph over adversity is entertainingly re-told by Barbara Karlin and brought to life with James Marshall’s signature illustrations.---from the publisher

32 pages                            978-0142300480                         Ages 4-8

Keywords:  fairy tale, fairy tale retelling, overcoming adversity, prince, stepmother, fairy godmother, humor, 4 year old, 5 year old, 6 year old, 7 year old, 8 year old, Cinderella, love, part of a series


James Marshall adds color and humor to the classic fairy tale with his beautiful illustrations. Retold by Barbara Karlin, Cinderella will be a favorite of all children.---from the publisher


Other reviews:

"Retold and illustrated with wit and humor, this is an excellent version of the favorite fairy tale."--School Library Journal (starred review) "This collaboration is whimsical and fresh and full of undeniable child appeal."--The Horn Book "Saccharine-free and filled with a robust, earthy humor, this rendition has a studied nonchalance laced with wit. . . . [It] will take its rightful place on the fairy-tale shelves, but won't sit there for long!"--Booklist (starred review)

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