Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

Ella Enchanted

byGail Carson Levine

Paperback | September 28, 1998

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$8.74 online 
$9.99
Earn 44 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

This beloved Newbery Honor-winning story about a feisty heroine is sure to enchant readers new and old.

At her birth, Ella of Frell receives a foolish fairy's gift—the “gift” of obedience. Ella must obey any order, whether it's to hop on one foot for a day and a half, or to chop off her own head! But strong-willed Ella does not accept her fate...

Against a bold backdrop of princes, ogres, giants, wicked stepsisters, and fairy godmothers, Ella goes on a quest to break the curse forever.

About The Author

Gail Carson Levine is the author of the Newbery Honor Book Ella Enchanted; New York Times bestsellers Ever and Fairest; ALA Notable Book Dave At Night; The Wish; The Two Princesses of Bamarre; the six Princess Tales books; the nonfiction book Writing Magic: Creating Stories That Fly; and a companion to this picture book, Betsy Who Crie...

Details & Specs

Title:Ella EnchantedFormat:PaperbackDimensions:288 pages, 7.62 × 5.12 × 0.58 inPublished:September 28, 1998Publisher:HarperCollinsLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0064407055

ISBN - 13:9780064407052

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12

Nearby Stores

We found 0 nearby stores

Customer Reviews of Ella Enchanted

Reviews

Extra Content

From Our Editors

Junior Booklovers Contest Winner Katrina, age 14, Winnipeg, MBI have to say, of all the fantasy and fairytale books and stories that I have read, this one tops the list! Ella Enchanted is a beautifully and elegantly written adaptation of the classic Cinderella story, and really, I must say, it's the best one I've read so far.The traditional love story, when put into Gail Carson Levine's mind for fantasy, is put in a much more comical sense, and the characters are so lovable! I simply adore Prince Char - he really is charming - and like, the perfect guy! And I really admire Ella for being so heroic - I told you I liked heroes! This story, like most fairytales, has the perfect "happily ever after" ending and I love it! If anyone asked me for the perfect romantic fairytale, I would suggest this - wait, I already have!--------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------Being a fairy is never easy. Since her birth, Ella of Frell has been the unfortunate recipient of an addled fairy's gift -- the "gift" of obedience. However, spunky Ella does not tamely accept her fate and embarks on a quest to break this curse once and for all! Ella Enchanted is a nice addition to every young reader’s collections.

Editorial Reviews

“A thoroughly enchanting novel that deepens and enriches the original tale.”