BC: A little Chinese Cinderella has the chance to study in London. Because of her brains and determination she is sure to succeed.
FC: Chinese Cinderella by Adeline Yen Mah
1: Symbols | PLT PLT was Adeline's little duck. He was the reason she wanted to come home each day. PLT symbolized the loneliness Adeline felt. He symbolized how much she wanted to be loved and how she wanted to love her family back.
2: Background Main Character Adeline Yen Mah Niang, Father, Ye Ye, Aunt Baba Physical Description: Black hair, thin, average height Traits: Extremely intelligent, stubborn athletic, loving, hardworking Recommendation: I really enjoyed this book. It was an easy read that kept me interested and enhanced in the story. -
3: Setting: | -China during the Second World War | -Hong Kong -Shanghai -Tianjin orphanage -Future-England
4: "''Does anyone in the world care weather I win or lose?''
5: The quote expresses how Adeline feels. She knows that the only person now left in the world that really cares about her is her Aunt Baba who she hasn't seen for years. Now that her Ye Ye is dead there is no one at home who cares about her success, future, or her feelings. She is left alone in the world.
6: Quotations | " You don't deserve to be housed and fed here. Girls like you should be sent away. You don't belong in this house!" | This quote really expresses just how much Adeline's step mother hates her and doesn't want her to be apart of the family.
7: Adeline is constantly getting sent off to school and once to an orphanage. Niang could care less what happens to poor Adeline and wants to permanently get rid of her.