Cinderella or The Little Glass Slipper combines the most popular 1697 version of the tale by Charles Perrault with the gothic illustrations of Camille Rose Garcia to give this classic story a whole new feel.
It’s funny how illustrations can completely change the reading experience. Normally, when reading Perrault’s popular fairy tale, I would be taken to a Disneyesque world full of fluffy animals and doe eyed princesses waiting for equally squeaky clean and bland princes to come. But the illustrations in this edition gives it a different experience. Continue reading BOOK REVIEW: CINDERELLA OR THE LITTLE GLASS SLIPPER-By Charles Perrault, illustrated by Camille Rose Garcia