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The Egyptian Cinderella

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Publisher:
Crowell,
Pub. Date:
[1989]
Edition:
First edition.
Language:
English
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 4.5 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 810L
Description

"A stunning combination of fluent prose and exquisitely wrought illustrations" (School Library Journal). "An inventive twist on the classic tale" (Publishers Weekly).

This Egyptian spin on the classic Cinderella tale was initially recorded in the first century by a Roman historian and is retold here by folklorist Shirley Climo.

Poor Rhodopis! She has nothing--no mother or father, and no friends. She is a slave, from the far-off country of Greece. Only the beautiful rose-red slippers her master gives her can make Rhodopis smile.

So when a falcon swoops down and snatches one of the slippers away, Rhodopis is heartbroken. For how is she to know that the slipper will land in the lap of the great Pharaoh himself? And who would ever guess that the Pharaoh has promised to find the slipper's owner and make her queen of all Egypt?

Notable Children's Trade Book in the Field of Social Studies (NCSS/CBC)

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9780690048247
9780064432795
9780690048223
Accelerated Reader:
LG
Level 4.5, 0.5 Points
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 810L
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Grouping Authorclimo shirley
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Last Grouping Update2020-07-03 04:17:51AM
Last Indexed2020-07-04 04:23:38AM

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subject_facetFairy tales
Folklore
Folklore -- Egypt
Folklore -- Juvenile literature
title_displayThe Egyptian Cinderella
title_fullThe Egyptian Cinderella / by Shirley Climo ; illustrated by Ruth Heller
title_shortThe Egyptian Cinderella
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Folklore