Stepsister

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  • Hardcover
  • 352 pages
  • Stepsister
  • Jennifer Donnelly
  • English
  • 07 October 2017
  • 1338268465

Stepsister Isabelle should be blissfully happy she s about to win the handsome prince Except Isabelle isn t the beautiful girl who lost the glass slipper and captured the prince s heart She s the ugly stepsister who s cut off her toes to fit into Cinderella s shoe which is now filling with blood.When the prince discovers Isabelle s deception, she is turned away in shame It s no than she deserves she is a plain girl in a world that values beauty a feisty girl in a world that wants her to be pliant.Isabelle has tried to fit in To live up to her mother s expectations To be like her stepsister To be sweet To be pretty One by one, she has cut away pieces of herself in order to survive a world that doesn t appreciate a girl like her And that has made her mean, jealous, and hollow.Until she gets a chance to alter her destiny and prove what ugly stepsisters have always known it takes than heartache to break a girl. Read Stepsister – onedayyourdayweddings.co.uk

10 thoughts on “Stepsister

  1. Emily May says:

    ARC provided in exchange for honest review.

  2. Lola says:

    This is not a pretty fairytale The story isn t pretty The world isn t pretty The characters aren t pretty Even the magic isn t pretty.It s not a story that will make you dream a thousand beautiful dreams of happily ever afters I m not saying the contrary applies that it will give you a thousand nightmares in which you die a thousand different deaths but it is indeed DARK.I liked it a lot I believe the world and the stories in it do not need to be one thing only They can be good and evil, This is not a pretty fairytale The story isn t pretty The world isn t pretty The characters aren t pretty Even the magic isn t pretty.It s not a story that will make you dream a thousand beautiful dreams of happily ever afters I m not saying the contrary applies that it will give you a thousand nightmares in which you die a thousand different deaths but it is indeed DARK.I liked it a lot I believe the world and the stories in it do not need to be one thing only They can be good and evil, beautiful and ugly, hopeful and fatal That s how people are, aren t they You want to believe that someone is all good or all evil because it ll be easier to predict their reactions and judge whether they are right for us or not.But that s called being one ...

  3. Jasmine from How Useful It Is says:

    I started reading Stepsister on 4 19 2019 and finished it on 4 23 2019 This fairy tale retelling is an excellent read I like that it started out with the Cinderella story and expanded further after Cinderella went off to her happily ever after I love that this story focus on the stepsister s perspectives of how it all went I love that the stepsisters are portrayed as intelligent and brave,tomboy than girly There are many types of girls and this book hit straight on the nail s head by I started reading Stepsister on 4 19 2019 and finished it on 4 23 2019 This fairy tale retelling is an excellent read I like that it started out with the Cinderella story and expanded further after Cinderella went off to her happily ever after I love that this story focus on the stepsister s per...

  4. Mary S. R. says:

    I mean, when you say a feminist retelling of the darker versions of Cinderella you should know that now you pretty much own my pocket and also all the money in it Seriously Here It s all yours Stepsister takes up where Cinderella s tale ends We meet Isabelle, the younger of Cinderella s two stepsisters.Ella is considered beautiful stepsister Isabelle is not Isabelle is fearless, brave, and strong willed She fences better than any boy, and takes her stallion over jumps that grown men I mean, when you say a feminist retelling of the darker versions of Cinderella you should know that now you pretty much own my pocket and also all the money in it Seriously Here It s all yours Stepsister takes up where Cinderella s tale ends We meet Isabelle, the younger of Cinderella s two stepsisters.Ella is considered beautiful stepsister Isabelle is not Isabelle is fearless, brave, and strong willed She fences better than any boy, and takes her stallion over jumps that grown men fear to attempt.It doesn t matter, though these qualities are not valued in a girl Others have determined what is beautiful, and Isabelle does not fit their definition Isabelle must face down the demons that drove her cruel treatment of Ella, challenge her own fate and maybe even redefine the very notion of beauty Cinderella is about a girl who was bullied Step...

  5. Phoebe Jeziel says:

    Kind of want to read this, but am simutaniously annoyed at how this story is being marketed as if Cinderella wasn t feminist to begin with My homegirl survived an abusive household, became queen, snagged herself someone who truly loves he...

  6. Cortney LaScola - The Bookworm, Myrtle Beach says:

    It took me a little while to get into it, but I LOVED THIS BOOK The message is so important, so relevant, and it had me in tearsthan once The author did such a wonderful job making the point that not every girl is the same, and we shouldn t all JUST want to be liked and pretty we re so muchthan that This sentiment is beaten into our heads from the day we can understand, and it shouldn t be that way Not any.Not only is it a beloved story we all grew up knowing, it shows a d It took me a little wh...

  7. Elise (TheBookishActress) says:

    I can t believe all of my old favorite YA authors are coming for me like this, a feminist Cinderella retelling truly is everything I want

  8. Hollis says:

    Holy shit, guys, this book is flying under the radar right now but it shouldn t be I wanted books I wanted math and science I got corsets and gowns and high heeled silk slippers It made me sad And then it made me angry So no, I can t make myself likeable I ve tried Over and over It doesn t work If I don t like who I am, why should you Expect a gushy ish review on the blog on Wednesday 4.5 stars I received an ARC from the publisher thank you in exchange for an honest review Holy shit, guys, this book is flying under the radar right now but it shouldn t be I wanted books I wanted math and science I got corsets and gowns and high heeled silk slippers It made me sad And then it made me angry ...

  9. Basyirah says:

    the price of forgiveness is forgiving Rating 4.5 starsA beautiful tale written about Isabelle, Cinderella s ugly stepsister Was she ugly Was she mean Did she deserve what happened to her Step Sister started out from where the Cinderella story left off With Ella riding the royal Carriage with her Prince, lea...

  10. Bookread2day says:

    A beautiful cover saying read me When I was younger being very girly I loved reading the Cinderella story and I m sure that many women now will remember that excitement Even seeing Cinderella in pantomime is so magical and enjoyable I found it thrilling for a change to read this fantasy magical powerful fairytale retelling of Cinderella in Stepsister Just like in Cinderella in the Stepsister the prince searched for the girl who had worn a glass slipper He had danced all night with a beautif A beautiful cover saying read me When I was younger being very girly I loved reading the Cinderella story and I m sure that many women now will remember that excitement Even seeing Cinderella in pantomime is so magical and enjoya...