Cinderella Stories by Continent
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Cinderella Penguin or the Little Glass Flipper / Perlman (This is actually
a "Fractured Fairy Tale, but I thought it would be fun to use with
Abadela: The Philippine Cinderella / De La Paz
Angkat: The Cambodian Cinderella / Coburn
The Brocaded Slipper & other Vietnamese Tales / Vuong
The Enchanted Anklet: a Folk Tale from India / Mehta
The Golden Sandal: A Middle Eastern Cinderella / Hickox
Grandmother Crocodile: A Cinderella Tale from Indonesia/ Sierra
Jouanah: A Hmong Cinderella / Coburn
The Korean Cinderella / Climo
In the Land of Small Dragon: A Vietnamese Folktale / Clark
The Persian Cinderella / Climo
Wishbones: A Folktale from China / Wilson
Yeh-shen: a Cinderella Tale from China / Louie
Aschenputtel / Grim (Germany)
Baba Yaga and Vasilisa the Brave / Mayer (Russia)
Billy Beg and His Bull / Green (Ireland)
Cap o' Rushes / Finlay (England)
Cinderella / Perrault (This is the version with which we are familiar.)
Fair, Brown & Trembling: An Irish Cinderella Story / Daly
Little Gold Star: Estrella de Oro: A Cinderella Cuento / Hayes
(Spanish and English)
The Princess and the Golden Shoes (Scotland)
Princess Furball / Huck
Princess on the Glass Hill (Norway)
Raisel's Riddle / Silverman (Jewish)
Twelve Months: A Slav Legend
Tattercoats / versions by Finlay, Greaves, Jacobs, and Steel (England)
Vasalissa and Her Magic Doll (Russia)
Vasilisa the Beautiful / Whitney (Russia)
Vasilissa the Beautiful / Winthrop (Russia)
The Way Meat Loves Salt: A Cinderella Tale from the Jewish
Tradition / Jaffe
Ashpet / Compton (Appalachian)
Cinder-Elly / Minters
Cinder Edna / Jackson
Cindy Ellen: A Wild Western Cinderella / Lowell
Ghetto Girl's Dream: An African-American Cinderella Story / Sherrill
The Invisible One / Sierra (Micmac, Canada)
"Little Burnt Face" in Time for Old Magic / Arbuthnot
Little Firefly: An Algonquian Legend / Cohlene
Little Gold Star: A Spanish American Cinderella Tale / San Souci
The Magic Orange Tree / Wolkstein (Haiti)
Moss Gown / Hooks Southern U.S.)
Naya: the Inuit Cinderella / Marceau-Chenkie
The Rough Face Girl / Martin (Algonquian)
A Sagebrush Cinderella / Brand
Smoky Mountain Rose: An Appalachian Cinderella / Schroeder
Sootface: An Ojibwa Cinderella Story / San Souci
The Talking Eggs / San Souci
I haven't located a Cinderella story from either of these continents, but I
have located a few other folktales.
The Dancing Turtle / DeSpain (Brazil)
How Llama Saved the Day / Palazzo (Peru)
How Night Came To Be / Palazzo (Brazil)
James the Vine Puller / Stiles (Brazil)
The Magic Bean Tree / Van Laan (Argentina)
Mariana and the Merchild / Pitcher (Chile)
Moon Rope / Ehlert (Peru)
The Red Comb / Pico (Argentina)
So Say the Little Monkeys / Van Laan (Brazil)
Wonder Tales From Around the World / Forest "The Search for the Magic Lake"
Zorro and Quwi: Tales of A Trickster Guinea Pig / Hickox (Peru)
The Biggest Frog in Australia / Roth
The Brothers Gruesome / Elgar
The Celestial River / Stryer
Folk Tales & Fables of Asia & Australia / Ingpen
WonderTales From Around the World / Forest "The Sad Story of Stone Frog"