Title: Cinder-Elly
Author: Frances Minters
Illustrator: G. Brian Karas
Publisher: Puffin Books
Publication Date: 1994
Genre: Fairy Tale, Fantasy, Fiction
Audience: Gr. 3,4,5

Overview: This story is a modern take on the tradition story of Cinderella. The story itself is written in prose, accompanied by very unique and modern illustrations. Readers will be able to identify and connect with this version of a very traditional tale and even become more interested in learning more about other versions of Cinderella just from reading this book!

Activity: Students may create their own version of Cinderella in prose format, similar to the story. Using their imaginations they can create a one of a kind story that they may share with their classmates.

Reviewer’s Name: Amelia Smith