Everything you need to understand or teach Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine.
When Ella is born, a fairy gives her the gift of obedience. As a result, Ella is always under the power of everyone who tells her what to do, no matter what strange commands she receives.
The fairy Lucinda means well when she gives Ella the gift of always being obedient. Ella's mother, Lady Eleanor, sees what a problem the gift can be, and tells Ella to never tell anyone about the spell. Any time someone casually tells Ella to do something, she absolutely must obey, even if it is something very silly or even harmful to Ella. Ella loves laughing and playing with her mother and their cook, Mandy. One day, Lady Eleanor gets sick and dies. At her funeral, Ella is very distraught, and she runs out to the graveyard to cry alone. Afterward, she happens to run into Prince Charmont,... View more of the Ella Enchanted Summary
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