The Rough-face Girl

byRafe MartinIllustratorDavid Shannon

Paperback | January 11, 2002

The Rough-face Girl by Rafe Martin
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From Algonquin Indian folklore comes a powerful, haunting rendition of Cinderella. 

In a village by the shores of Lake Ontario lived an invisible being. All the young women wanted to marry him because he was rich, powerful, and supposedly very handsome. But to marry the invisible being the women had to prove to his sister that they had seen him. And none had been able to get past the sister's stern, all-knowing gaze.

Then came the Rough-Face girl, scarred from working by the fire. Could she succeed where her beautiful, cruel sisters had failed?
Rafe Martin is an internationally known, award-winning author and storyteller. His books and tapes have received national and regional acclaim, including: ALA Notable Children's Book distinction, Parent's Choice Gold Awards, the Anne Izard Storytellers Choice Award, and Honor Book for the 1994 Texas Bluebonnet Award. His work as a stor...
Title:The Rough-face GirlFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:32 pages, 10.19 X 8 X 0.14 inShipping dimensions:32 pages, 10.19 X 8 X 0.14 inPublished:January 11, 2002Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0698116267

ISBN - 13:9780698116269

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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