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Stories similar to Ella Enchanted

Entwined by Heather Dixon

-Entwined (The Twelve Dancing Princesses) and Ella Enchanted (Cinderella) both offer fresh and charming takes on classic fairy tales, along with plenty of magic, romance, and suspense.


Just Ella by Margaret Peterson Haddix

-These Cinderella retellings have adventurous girls and light humor. Cursed with obedience, Ella Enchanted follows (more or less) the traditional story trajectory. Set AFTER the ball, the dissatisfied Just Ella (for more mature readers) goes in search of true happiness.