Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

Jung-ling's family considers her bad luck because her mother died giving birth to her. They discriminate against her and make her feel unwanted yet she yearns and continuously strives for her parents' love. Her stepmother is vindictive and cruel and her father dismissive. Jung-ling grows up to be an academic child, with a natural ability for writing. Only her aunt and grandfather offer her any love and kindness. The story is of survival in the light of the mental and physical cruelty of her stepmother and the disloyalty of her siblings. Jung-ling blossoms in spite of everything and the story ends as her father agrees to let her study in England. A Puffin Modern Classic edition of this bestselling autobiography, celebrating ten years of publication.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Penguin UK
Release : 2009-02-05
Total Pages : 288 Pages
ISBN : 9780141933818


Chinese Cinderella Pmc Ed

Chinese Cinderella Pmc Ed

Jung-ling's family considers her bad luck because her mother died giving birth to her. They discriminate against her and make her feel unwanted yet she yearns and continuously strives for her parents' love. Her stepmother is vindictive and cruel and her father dismissive. Jung-ling grows up to be an academic child, with a natural ability for writing. Only her aunt and grandfather offer her any love and kindness. The story is of survival in the light of the mental and physical cruelty of her stepmother and the disloyalty of her siblings. Jung-ling blossoms in spite of everything and the story ends as her father agrees to let her study in England. A Puffin Modern Classic edition of this bestselling autobiography, celebrating ten years of publication.

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Product Details :

Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Penguin UK
Release : 2009-02-05
Total Pages : 288 Pages
ISBN : 9780141325675


Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

When Adeline Yen Mah's mother died giving birth to her, the family considered Adeline bad luck and she was made to feel unwanted all her life. Chinese Cinderella is the true story of her struggle for acceptance and her triumph against almost overwhelming odds.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Penguin Group Australia
Release : 1999-08-02
Total Pages : 233 Pages
ISBN : 9780141304878


Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

The daughter of a wealthy Hong Kong businessman describes her very difficult childhood and the psychological abuse she suffered at the hands of her stepmother.

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Genre : Juvenile Nonfiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Ember
Release : 2010
Total Pages : 205 Pages
ISBN : 9780385740074


Chinese Cinderella And The Secret Dragon Society

Chinese Cinderella And The Secret Dragon Society

During her lonely childhood in Shanghai, Adeline Yen Mah wrote adventure stories to escape from her terrible step-mother and cruel siblings. The characters she created often became more real to her than her own family. In Chinese Cinderella and the Secret Dragon Society, Adeline tells the story of Chinese Cinderella, a young girl who, after being thrown out of her home, has no choice but to go out and seek her own destiny. Soon she meets up with a group of children, all orphaned but each from a different background, who live with an old lady called Grandma Wu. Chinese Cinderella, or CC for short, decides her future after consulting an ancient book which helps to show her the way forward. And her choice takes her on a mission to save the lives of others. Based on a true-life incident during World War II. CC and the others bravely rescue a group of American pilots whose plane crashed after a bombing raid on Japan. Although her father is looking for her, CC knows that she can never go back to live with her cruel stepmother, and now there is no turning back.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Penguin UK
Release : 2004-08-05
Total Pages : 304 Pages
ISBN : 9780141928289


Falling Leaves

Falling Leaves

The daughter of a wealthy Hong Kong businessman describes her very difficult childhood and the psychological abuse she suffered at the hands of her stepmother

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Product Details :

Genre : Biography & Autobiography
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
Release : 1999
Total Pages : 278 Pages
ISBN : 9780767903578


Along The River

Along The River

CC suffers a bad fall and, in order to treat her injuries, she undergoes hypnotherapy that reveals her connection to an eleventh-century girl named Mei Lan, who defied convention to befriend a household servant who was a brilliant artist.

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Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher :
Release : 2012
Total Pages : 196 Pages
ISBN : 9780385738965


Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

In this autobiography, Adeline Yen Mah's family considers her bad luck because her mother died giving birth to her. They discriminate against her and make her feel unwanted yet she yearns and continuously strives for her parents' love. Her stepmother is vindictive and cruel and her father dismissive. Jung-ling grows up to be an academic child, with a natural ability for writing. Only her aunt and grandfather offer her any love and kindness. The story is of survival in the light of the mental and physical cruelty of her stepmother and the disloyalty of her siblings. Jung-ling blossoms in spite of everything and the story ends as her father agrees to let her study in England.

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Product Details :

Genre : China
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : NEW LONGMAN LITERATURE 11-14
Release : 2004-09
Total Pages : 224 Pages
ISBN : 0582848881


Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

Following a fall in the Shanghai market, Chinese Cinderella is whisked away to Grandma Wu�s house to recover. As she lapses in and out of consciousness, she is haunted by vivid dreams that seem strange � yet somehow familiar � to her. A tale of slavery and friendship, wealth, poverty and an arranged marriage begins, as Chinese Cinderella recalls a life lived centuries before. But is it real, or all in her imagination . . .

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Product Details :

Genre : Juvenile Fiction
Author : Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher : Penguin UK
Release : 2009-08-06
Total Pages : 244 Pages
ISBN : 9780141320298


Chinese Cinderella

Chinese Cinderella

Use Novel-Ties ® study guides as your total guided reading program. Reproducible pages in chapter-by-chapter format provide you with the right questions to ask, the important issues to discuss, and the organizational aids that help students get the most out of each book they read.

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Genre :
Author : Estelle Kleinman
Publisher : Learning Links
Release : 2006-01-01
Total Pages : 38 Pages
ISBN : 0767535480