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The recognized Cinderella and her neighbor Cinder Edna every one labored sunup to sunset for his or her depraved stepmother and stepsisters. yet whereas Cinderella had the nice fortune to be rescued by way of her fairy godmother, Edna used to be powerful, self-reliant, spunky--and she lived happier ever after! "Nicely executed....This Cinderella send-up is stuffed with kid-pleasing jokes."--Publisher's Weekly.

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