In Jan Brett's version of a favorite fairy tale, Cinders is pushed around by her comical sister, Pecky and Bossy, and their haughty mother, Largessa.
Jan's fanciful illustrations capture the grandeur of eighteenth-centry Russia, and her chicken characters provide the fun and romance that she brings to the Cinderella story.
Includes a glorious gatefold that opens up on the graceful and colorful ballroom dancers. Hardcover.
Jan Brett is one of the nation's foremost author/illustrators of children's books. She studies the traditions of the many countries she visits and uses them as a starting point for her books.