Interstellar Cinderella (Hardcover)
Interstellar Cinderella by Deborah Underwood. A Cinderella story like no other, Cinderella dreams of fixing rocket ships, but is kept down by her stepmother and sisters and relegated to fixing zoombrooms and robot dishwashers. When her fairy god-robot comes to give her tools so she can go to the prince’s ball, Cinderella uses her trusty socket wrench to fix his ship too! Can he find the girl who can fix any spaceship? Or will Cinderella be trapped in an attic like spare parts?— From Carlin's Picks
Once upon a planetoid,
amid her tools and sprockets,
a girl named Cinderella dreamed
of fixing fancy rockets.
With a little help from her fairy godrobot, Cinderella is going to the ball. But when the prince's ship has mechanical trouble, someone will have to zoom to the rescue Readers will thank their lucky stars for this irrepressible fairy tale retelling, its independent heroine, and its stellar happy ending.
About the Author
Deborah Underwood is the author of The Quiet Book (a New York Times bestseller and one of Publishers Weekly's Best Books of 2010) and The Loud Book. Deborah lives in San Francisco. Meg Hunt is an illustrator, printmaker, educator, and all-around maker of things. Meg lives and works in Portland, Oregon. This is her first picture book.