The rough-face girl

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Publisher:
G.P. Putnam's Sons,
Pub. Date:
c1992.
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English
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From Algonquin Indian folklore comes one of the most haunting, powerful versions of the Cinderella tale ever told.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?
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9780399218590
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full_title rough face girl
author martin rafe
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display_description In this Algonquin Indian version of the Cinderella story, the Rough-Face Girl and her two beautiful but heartless sisters compete for the affections of the Invisible Being. This variation on the Cinderella tale takes place in an Algonquin village on the shores of Lake Ontario.
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subject_facet Algonquian Indians -- Folklore, Algonquin Indians -- Folklore, Cinderella (Tale), Indians of North America -- Folklore
title_display The rough-face girl
title_full The rough-face girl / Rafe Martin ; illustrated by David Shannon
title_short The rough-face girl