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Helpful votes received on reviews: 89% (17 of 19)
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Top Reviewer Ranking: 4,767,589 - Total Helpful Votes: 17 of 19
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted &hellip by Adeline Yen Mah
2 of 3 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars chinese cinderella, 27 Oct 2003
Chinese Cinderella by Adeline Yen Mah
This book is a true account of Adeline Yen Mah’s childhood. When Adeline’s mother dies giving birth to her, the family consider Adeline bad luck. The only people that did not think that she was inferior were her Aunt Baba and her grandfather who helped her overcome her awful childhood.

The book starts off when Adeline is four and how her three older brothers and one older sister, tormented her. These matters were not helped when Adeline came top of her class for a whole term in a row. Adeline’s father re-marries and her stepmother abuses her. Adeline’s stepmother has two children and it is clear that she favours… Read more
Chinese Cinderella: The True Story of an Unwanted &hellip by Adeline Yen Mah
15 of 16 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars chinese cinderella, 27 Oct 2003
Chinese Cinderella by Adeline Yen Mah
This book is a true account of Adeline Yen Mah’s childhood. When Adeline’s mother dies giving birth to her, the family consider Adeline bad luck. The only people that did not think that she was inferior were her Aunt Baba and her grandfather who helped her overcome her awful childhood.

The book starts off when Adeline is four and how her three older brothers and one older sister, tormented her. These matters were not helped when Adeline came top of her class for a whole term in a row. Adeline’s father re-marries and her stepmother abuses her. Adeline’s stepmother has two children and it is clear that she favours… Read more