Gail Carson Levine writes her version of what happened on the Glass Hill. “That’s what we should call him– Cinderellis.” Burt this unusual spin on an old favorite, Cinderlla is a boy! He’s Cinderellis, and he has two unfriendly . In this humorous retelling of a Perrault tale, a lonely young farm lad uses his unusual inventive ability to pass a nearly impossible test and win the hand of t.
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In this fourth of her Princess Tales, Levine brings new life and new fun into a little-known tale and proves that determination, imagination, and kindness can carry the day. In this fourth of her Princess Tales, Levine brings new tue and new fun into a little-known tale and proves that determination, imagination, and kindness can carry the day. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Cinderellis and the Glass Hill by Gail Carson Levine
And I think his own way of naming the horses is quite unique and imaginative. In Cinderellis and the Glass Hillnot only do we hlass a gender-flipped version of Cinderella, we also have a princess who’s willing to take matters into her own hands when it comes to her fate.
Harper CollinsFeb 2, – Juvenile Fiction – pages.
The boys name in Ellis, but he got his name from his brothers by getting cinder all thr himself, so that’s why his name is Cinderellis. He devises a special sticking powder to allow his horses’ hooves to adhere to glass.
This was a fantastic, quick read. The only problem is– Marigold thinks Cinderellis is a monster!
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All of their lives, both of them have desperately needed friends. Nov 14, Kmgreen rated it liked it Shelves: There wasn’t much about it that sounded like a spin on the Cinderella story, but I enjoyed all the elements of different fairy-tales that were put into it.
Luckily, he does have magical powders, and he intends to use them to win the hand of his Princess Charming– that is, Marigold. This one was a bit too silly for my taste. Horses were eating all of the boys crops so he then trapped the horses and ended up with 3 amazing horses. Read the book to see if he can do it.
Jun 22, A. There’s enough negative criticism without me piling on. Although it was a lot like Cinderella, I still didn’t like it that much. The last but not least one is,”He just wanted to see if his sticky powder would take him and one of the mares up the glass hill. I did like how the things that kept on eating the hay was a huge horse.
Cinderellis and the Glass Hill
The Princess Tales 6 books. Mar 08, Leah rated it it was amazing Shelves: From the Museum galss Quest Souvenirs to Ralph and Burt’s ridiculous conversations, Gail Carson Levine has created a fantastically hilarious world that is sure to delight. Obviously, this is a take on Cinderella, but there are a lot of other stories that make guest appearances.
Nov 29, Camille Esther rated it really liked it. Gail Carson Levine thinks she can write poetry.
This is a hilarious romp through fairy land and mythology alike. She wanted her dad to stay home so much from his adventures so that she could be with her dad and not be so lonely.
Hardcoverpages. He’s Cinderellis, and he has two unfriendly brothers and no fairy godmother to help him out. How Marigold thought that he was a monster because he couldn’t talk in the snd that was so funny. They are terribly lonely and only want their family to love them and spend time with them. The only problem is– Marigold thinks Cinderellis is a monster!