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Every Sunday, we share the books that have found their way into our shelves either from libraries, book shops – or simply landed into our mailboxes. Below are some of the numerous versions of Cinderella that have ever written as well as retelling of other classic tales. Only two of the titles below came from my shelf and the rest of the books were borrowed from the CLEVNET catalog.


Cinderella by Hilary Knight
Cinderella by Barbara McClintock


Cinderella and the Hot Air Balloon by Ann Jungman and Russell Ayto
Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella by Alan Schroeder and Brad Sneed


The Turkey Girl by Penny Pollock and Ed Young
Cendrillon: A Caribbean Cinderella by Robert D. San Souci and Brian Pinkney


Sootface: An Ojibwa Cinderella Story by Robert D. San Souci and Daniel San Souci
Raisel’s Riddle by Erica Silverman and Susan Gaber


Jouanah: A Hmong Cinderella by Jewell Reinhart Coburn, Tzexa Cherta Lee, and Anne Sibley O’Brien
The Korean Cinderella by Shirley Climo and Ruth Heller
Angkat: The Cambodian Cinderella by Jewell Reinhart Coburn and Eddie Flotte


Cinderlily: A Floral Fairy Tale by David Ellwand and Christine Tagg
Baba Yaga and the Wise Doll by Hiawyn Oram and Ruth Brown
Glass Slipper, Gold Sandal: A Worldwide Cinderella by Paul Fleischman and Julie Paschkis


Cinderella: A Fashionable Tale by Steven Guarnaccia
Cinderella: An Art Deco Love Story by Lynn Roberts and David Roberts
Ella’s Big Chance: A Jazz Age Cinderella by Shirley Hughes


The Irish Cinderlad by Shirley Climo and Loretta Krupinski
Joe Cinders by Marianne Mitchell and Bryan Langdo
Prince Cinders by Babette Cole


The Sleeping Beauty by Trina Schart Hyman
Snoring Beauty by Bruce Hale and Howard Fine
Snoring Beauty by Sudipta Bardhan-Quallen and Jade Manning


Rama and Sita by David Weitzman
The Girl in Red by Aaron Frisch and Roberto Innocenti
The Lady and the Lion by Laurel Long and Jacqueline K. Ogburn


The Sealed-Up House by Olivia Snowe
The Girl and the Seven Thieves by Olivia Snowe
Cassie and the Woolf by Olivia Snowe


Pay the Piper: A Rock ‘n’ Roll Fairy Tale by Jane Yolen and Adam Stemple
The True Story of Hansel and Gretel: A Novel of War and Survival by Louise Murphy


Once Again by Liz Braswell and Cameron Dokey
After Alice by Gregory Maguire
A Thousand Nights by E.K. Johnston


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