May 21st, 2019
Home | Log in!

On Top Shelf
PROTECT THE PRINCEPROTECT THE PRINCE
Fresh Pick
Todays_Pick
GETTING HOT WITH THE SCOT

Reviewer Application

New Books This Week

Latest Articles


Let your reading bloom in May

Slideshow image


Since your web browser does not support JavaScript, here is a non-JavaScript version of the image slideshow:

slideshow image
He's stuck in the Past. She shows him their future.


slideshow image
Can they succeed in 1920s Hollywood with only friendship to rely on?


slideshow image
Years ago, they were in love.


slideshow image
Life can change in the blink of an eye...


slideshow image
The stakes have never been higher


slideshow image
Start of a new series


Stepsister by Jennifer Donnelly

Purchase

Add to Wish List


Also by Jennifer Donnelly:

Stepsister, May 2019
Hardcover
Fatal Throne, May 2018
Hardcover
Sea Spell, June 2017
Paperback (reprint)
Lost in a Book, February 2017
Hardcover
These Shallow Graves, November 2015
Hardcover
Deep Blue, May 2014
Hardcover
The Wild Rose, August 2011
Hardcover

Stepsister
Jennifer Donnelly

Scholastic Press
May 2019
On Sale: May 14, 2019
352 pages
ISBN: 1338268465
EAN: 9781338268461
Kindle: B07HPDTTZK
Hardcover / e-Book
Add to Wish List

Young Adult

Don't just fracture the fairy tale. Shatter it.

Isabelle should be blissfully happy-she's about to win the handsome prince. Except Isabelle isn't the beautiful girl who lost the glass slipper and captured the prince's heart. She's the ugly stepsister who cut off her toes to fit into Cinderella's shoe . . . which is now filling with blood.

Isabelle tried to fit in. She cut away pieces of herself in order to become pretty. Sweet. More like Cinderella. But that only made her mean, jealous, and hollow. Now she has a chance to alter her destiny and prove what ugly stepsisters have always known: it takes more than heartache to break a girl.

Evoking the darker, original version of the Cinderella story, Stepsister shows us that ugly is in the eye of the beholder, and uses Jennifer Donnelly's trademark wit and wisdom to send an overlooked character on a journey toward empowerment, redemption . . . and a new definition of beauty.

Comments

No comments posted.

Registered users may leave comments.
Log in or register now!

© 2003-2019 off-the-edge.net  all rights reserved Privacy Policy

Google+ Google+