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Literature / Prince Cinders

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Prince Cinders is a 1987 book by British children’s author Babette Cole.

In this Fractured Fairy Tale retelling of Cinderella, Prince Cinders leads a hard life, bullied by his three big hairy brothers who leave him to do the cleaning while they head off to the Palace Disco with their glamorous princess girlfriends. Then one Saturday night a small, very dirty fairy arrives on the scene, promising that all his wishes will come true. But unfortunately for Prince Cinders, not all the fairy's spells turn out exactly as planned...


It received an Animated Adaptation in 1993.



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