By Sarah Prineas
The story of Cinderella has been retold numerous instances. yet what you recognize isn't the actual tale. Sarah Prineas’s daring fairy-tale retelling is a gloomy and pleasing international the place swords are extra becoming than slippers, younger shoemakers are only as extraordinary as princes, and a heroine is greater than able to rescue herself ahead of the clock moves midnight.
Pin has no recollection of who she is or how she bought to the Godmother’s fort. She basically is familiar with that she is a Seamstress, operating day out and in to make ball robes healthy for fairy stories. yet she longs to forsake her backbreaking servitude and dares to flee with the courageous younger Shoemaker.
Pin isn’t unfastened for lengthy earlier than she’s captured back and compelled to dwell the hot lifestyles the Godmother chooses for her—a fairy-tale tale, entire with a captivating prince—instead of discovering her personal fortunately ever after.
When the glass slipper simply doesn’t healthy . . .
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