Kid’s Review: The Rough-Face Girl by Rafe Martin and David Shannon

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 Once, long ago, there was a village by the shores of Lake Ontario.

Summary: (from my library catalog) In this Algonquin Indian version of the Cinderella story, the Rough-Face Girl and her two beautiful but heartless sisters compete for the affections of the Invisible Being.

Why I like this book: After reading a collection of tales illustrated by Edmund Dulac, and being interested in the Cinderella illustration (see below), I sought out other versions, and wanted to share two of the most stunning I found.

Resources/Activities: Find more versions, of this tale and others. Compare and contrast what you like, or don’t like, about each one.

~Julie (see her original post here)

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