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Watch a magical book trailer for ancient fairy tale Cinderella of the Nile!

Buy Cinderella of the Nile  Watch a wonderful book trailer for the magical tale of Cinderella of the Nile . The earliest version of the well-known fairytale, this story dates back thousands of years to Ancient Egypt! It tells the story of the kind and beautiful Rhodopis, who is taken from her home in Greece to be a slave in Egypt. Along the way, she befriends the storyteller Aesop and many animals. She has no way of knowing that…

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Cinderella of the Nile; different to all other Cinderellas! – Read it Daddy

Buy Cinderella of the Nile  Read a wonderful review of Cinderella of the Nile by Read It Daddy: Here’s a fantastic new title from Tiny Owl, expanding their repertoire of bringing amazing world stories to us by digging into the origins of tales we may already be familiar with… There are so many versions of the classic fairy tale “Cinderella” but in “Cinderella of the Nile”, Beverley Naidoo and Marjan Vafaeian take us right back in…

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Beautiful artwork with a 3000-year heritage

The illustrations of Cinderella of the Nile have been inspired by ancient Egyptian art styles! Buy Cinderella of the Nile  By Alice Ahearn Pick up Cinderella of the Nile and the first thing that will likely strike you is the stunning illustrations. Opulent colours, elaborate patterns and staggering detail, all painstakingly hand-drawn by award-winning Iranian illustrator Marjan Vafaeian: it makes a fascinating visual treat of Beverley Naidoo’s retelling of the earliest known version of the Cinderella tale.…

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The illustrations of Cinderella of the Nile are perfect complement to Beverley Naidoo’s fine telling – Jill Bennett

Buy Cinderella of the Nile  Read a wonderful review of Cinderella of the Nile by Jill Bennett: Cinderella is one of the most often told and recognised stories all around the world with its themes and motifs appearing in the folklore of many cultures. Rhodopsis is an ancient Greek/Egyptian tale said to be the earliest Cinderella story. Now, Carnegie award-winning author Beverley Naidoo retells this little known tale, the first in the publisher’s ‘One Story, Many…

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