by Ai-Ling Louie Illustrated by Ed Young
This version of the Cinderella story, in which a young girl overcomes the wickedness of her stepsister and stepmother to become the bride of a prince, is based on ancient Chinese manuscripts written 1000 years before the earliest European version.
- 5, 6, 7
- Interest Level
- Grades K - 2
- Grade Level Equivalent
- Lexile Measure
- Guided Reading
- Tandem Library
- Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Fables
About the Author and Illustrator
Ai-Ling Louie Born in New York City, Ai-Ling Louie graduated from Sarah Lawrence College and received her graduate degree from Wheelock College.
Ed Young Author and Illustrator Ed Young won the 1990 Caldecott Medal for his book, Lon Po Po: A Red Riding Hood Story from China.