Parents' Guide to

Cinderella Smith

By Patricia Tauzer, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 8+

Spirited tap-dancing girl loses her shoe but not her spunk.

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age 9+

Based on 1 parent review

age 9+
This book engaged both my 7yo as an independent reader and my 5yo as a read aloud. Nothing inappropriate

Is It Any Good?

Our review:
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Cinderella Smith has an indomitable spirit, and a voice to go with it; that, and the author's ability to make that voice sound so natural, is exactly what makes this book a winner. A few issues are not addressed, or only partially solved, but overall the story hangs together well and offers good lessons, an entertaining adventure, and a realistic glimpse into the life of a spunky second grader in the throes of changes brought on by just plain growing up.

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