Chinese Cinderella (10Th Anniversary Edition)

Adeline Yen Mah'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 and her 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.

Product Overview
ISBN 9780141325675
Categories Biographies and Memoirs, BX, Non-Fiction, Non-Fiction: Humanities, WBD
Author(s) Adeline Yen Mah
Publisher Puffin
Pages 288
Format Paperback
Dimensions 12.9cm x 2cm x 19.7cm
Weight 0.31 kg
Notes The book images and summary displayed may be of a different edition or binding of the same title.

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