Adelita: A Mexican Cinderella Story (Prebound)

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By Tomie dePaola, Tomie dePaola (Illustrator)
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Hace mucho tiempoaa long time agoathere lived a beautiful young woman named Adelita. So begins the age-old tale of a kind-hearted young woman, her jealous stepmother, two hateful stepsisters, and a young man in search of a wife. The young man, Javier, falls madly in love with beautiful Adelita, but she disappears from his fiesta at midnight, leaving him with only one clue to her hidden identityaa beautiful rebozoa shawl. With the rebozo in place of a glass slipper, this favorite fairy tale takes a delightful twist. Tomie dePaolaas exquisite paintings, filled with the folk art of Mexico, make this a Cinderella story like no other.

Product Details
ISBN: 9780756930899
ISBN-10: 0756930898
Publisher: Perfection Learning
Publication Date: August 1st, 2004
Pages: 40
Language: English