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Watch the new Cinderella of the Nile trailer!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile Watch the new trailer for Cinderella of the Nile, a unique fairytale retelling from Beverley Naidoo and Marjan Vafaeian. It’s out now in paperback, and in hardback in the US! Watch the trailer! This earliest known version of Cinderella is brought to life for the modern-day reader. Rhodopis is a Greek girl who is sold into slavery by bandits and taken to Egypt. Along the way she becomes friends with…

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Cinderella of the Nile is required reading for anyone interested in fairytales

Buy Cinderella of the Nile Youth Services Book Review have written a fab review of our cross-cultural fairytale Cinderella of the Nile! It’s out in the UK now and coming soon to the US. Format: Hardcover Rating: 1-5 (5 is an excellent or a Starred review) 4 What did you like about the book?  Retold by the award-winning author Beverley Naidoo, this latest Cinderella edition is based on the earliest-known version of Cinderella. Rhodopis is a Greek girl who…

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Cinderella of the Nile shortlisted for the English 4-11 Picture Book Awards!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile We’re delighted that Cinderella of the Nile by Beverley Naidoo and Marjan Vafaeian has been shortlisted for the English 4-11 Picture Book Awards! Established in 1995, the awards are presented by the English Association to the best children’s picture books of the year. Awards are given to Fiction and Non-Fiction in age ranges 4 – 7 years and 7 – 11 years. The winning books are chosen by the editorial board…

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Cinderella of the Nile is a rich addition to the global fairy-tale collection! – Kirkus Reviews

Buy Cinderella of the Nile Kirkus Reviews recommend Cinderella of the Nile by Beverley Naidoo and Marjan Vafaeian! They drew attention to the wide ethnic diversity represented in the book! It’s out in the US on 16th July.  Read the review below! Born in Greece at a time when “pirates freely roamed the seas” and affectionately called Rhodopis, “rosy-cheeked,” she is pale-skinned with long, red hair and “eyes like sapphires.” One day, while herding goats,…

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Cinderella of the Nile is richly hued and intricately detailed! – Publishers Weekly

Buy Cinderella of the Nile U.S. based publishing journal Publishers Weekly have written a fab review of Cinderella of the Nile! American fans of Tiny Owl can get your hands on it in July. Read the review below! The ancient Mediterranean slave trade drives the plot of this 2,000-year-old legend retold by Naidoo. A girl named Rhodopis (Greek for “rosy-cheeked”) is celebrated for her beauty, but pirates know that “a girl like this could be…

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