Chinese Cinderella

Author: Adeline Yen Mah

Price: $19.95
$19.95
SKU: 9780141304878

When Adeline Yen Mah's mother died giving birth to her, the family considered Adeline bad luck and she was made to feel unwanted all her life. Chinese Cinderella is the true story of her struggle for acceptance and her triumph against almost overwhelming odds.

Price: $19.95

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ISBN: 9780141047089
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Book Cover:  Chinese Cinderella
When Adeline Yen Mah's mother died giving birth to her, the family considered Adeline bad luck and she was made to feel unwanted all her life. 
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ISBN: 9781742530086
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