The story of Cinderella is a true rag to riches story that has been told and retold for generations. It is a story that seems to resonate with people all over the world with a message of hope that everyone can appreciate.
It is believed that the first time the story was told it involved a Greek slave girl who married an Egyptian king. The story evolved with time and its first European version was published in 1634. It was later retold by the Brothers Grimm in their famous collection of fairy tales, Grimms’ Fairy Tales.
As I’m sure you know, the story of Cinderella follows the life of a girl who loses her mother at a young age. Her father remarries, but shortly thereafter also dies. Cinderella is left in the care of her stepmother and her two stepsisters, who treat her incredibly badly (download a free copy of our Cinderella PDF by clicking the button below).
If you are looking for more fairy tales and short stories for your kids, don’t forget to check out our Brothers Grimm Fairy Tale Collection!
Cinderella PDF Download
You can download your free copy of the Cinderella PDF by clicking the button below. Depending on what device you are using, the PDF book will either open in a new tab or download to your device.
If you would like to download a copy of the Cinderella fairytale to your device, you can right-click the button and choose “Save As…”.
Is The Cinderella PDF Free To Download?
Yes, it is! Cinderella’s first European version was published in 1634 so it is in the public domain. You are therefore welcome to download and read it for free!