Mufaros Beautiful Daughters: An African Tale
Mufaro has two beautiful daughters. Nyasha is kind and considerate, but Manyara is selfish and spoiled. When the king decides to choose a bride from among "The Most Worthy and Beautiful Daughters in the Land," both Mufaro's girls travel to the capital city. But only one can be chosen to marry the king.Perfect for introducing variants to the Cinderella story as well as the history, culture, and geography of the African nation of Zimbabwe.
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Review: Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African TaleUser Review - Ariel Tyler - Goodreads
This book is a retelling of the fairytale, Cinderella but reframed to take place in an African country. The book follows the traditional fairytale pacing in which the story begins with a sort of "once ... Read full review
Review: Mufaro's Beautiful Daughters: An African TaleUser Review - Arwa M - Goodreads
found it to fantastical to my taste. Read full review