Chinese Cinderella – Adeline Yen Mah

Chinese Cinderella: The Secret Story of an Unwanted Daughter by Adeline Yen Mah

Jung-ling’s family considers her bad luck because her mother died giving birth to her. They discriminate against her and make her feel unwanted yet she yearns and continuously strives for her parents’ love. Her stepmother is vindictive and cruel andher father dismissive. Jung-ling grows up to be an academic child, with a natural ability for writing. Only her aunt and grandfather offer her any love and kindness. The story is of survival in the light of the mental and physical cruelty of her stepmother and the disloyalty of her siblings. Jung-ling blossoms in spite of everything and the story ends as her father agrees to let her study in England.
Book Author

SKU: 9780141304878 Categories: ,

Suggested price: £2.50

1 in stock

Suggested price: £2.50

Minimum price: £1.00

Additional information

Book Author

Condition

Used Fair

Language

English

Format

Paperback

ISBN

0141304871

Pages

256

Year Published

1999

Publisher

Penguin Books Ltd

Note

Reviews

There are no reviews yet.

Only logged in customers who have purchased this product may leave a review.