The Chinese Cinderlla
By: Aidan Slane
The Chinese Cinderella is a story by Adeline Yen Mah is a story, of a unwanted daughter.
The setting takes place during world war ll. They live the city of Tianjin, and they later move to Shanghai, and then Hong Kong.
The Schilling family
There are several rising actions in the story because she is treated so poorly. Her siblings treat her as if she is not part of the family, and so does her mother and father, both mentally and physically.
The turning point is when the mother and father decide that Adeline is "no use" and they send her to boarding school.
The falling action is when Adeline is rescued by her Aunt Reine, unaware of why she is in boarding school.