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review í Sootface Or burned her skin they laughed and called her SootfaceWhile she worked Sootface dreamed that one day she would find a husband Then a mighty warrior with the power to make himself invisible decides to marry Only a wo. Retelling of a fairy tale not very like Cinderella there being a lot of tales where the heroine is treated badly by her family in the opening where the heroine has to pass a test of ability before she wins to her happy ending A well done treatment

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review í Sootface Once an Ojibwa man whose wife had died raised three daughters alone The two older girls were lazy and bad tempered and made their youngest sister do all the work When the flames from the cooking fire singed her hair. SynopsisSootface is the third daughter of an Ojibwa widower Her two older sisters treat Sootface very badly forcing her to cook clean and do all of their chores while they take credit One day the sister of the Invisible warrior told the villagers that her brother was ready to take a wife but would only marry the first girl who could tell her what his bow and bowstring was made of Slowly each of the village girls don their finest gowns and make the trip to the warrior s house only to be turned away One day Sootface s two sisters decide to make the trip but are each rejected after offering the incorrect answer Lonely and hopeful that she might find a husband and escape her sister s Sootface decides to try her luck and see if she could answer the hunter s uestion After being told she could not borrow a clean dress or have any help getting ready to visit the hunter Sootface crafts herself a dress of

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review í Sootface Man with a kind and honest heart could see him and be his brideThough her sisters ridicule her Sootface sets off to try her luck never looking back Her courage and good nature bring her the husband she has longed for. This book is an Ojibwa Cinderella story It tells the story of a man whose wife has died and he raised three daughters alone The two older girls are lazy and bad tempered and make their youngest sister do all the work When the flames from the cooking fire singe her hair or burn her skin they laugh and call her Sootface Sootface dreams of the day she will marry and be able to leave her life behind Eventually a mighty warrior with the power to make himself invisible decides to marry Only a woman with a kind and honest heart will be able to see him and be his bride Even though her sisters ridicule her Sootface sets off to try her luck never looking back As a child I loved the story but now as a grown woman I see some pretty big problems with it While I love the idea of an indigenous version of Cinderella I guess I take issue with the whole idea of Cinderella to begin with a story that teaches children that

  • Paperback
  • 32
  • Sootface
  • Robert D. San Souci
  • English
  • 09 May 2019
  • 9780440413639