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Cinder and Ella by Melissa Lemon

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http://www.goodreads.com/book/show/11280254-cinder-and-ellaDescription from Goodreads.com
After their father’s disappearance, Cinder leaves home for a servant job at the castle. But it isn’t long before her sister Ella is brought to the castle herself—the most dangerous place in all the kingdom for both her and Cinder. Cinder and Ella is a Cinderella story like no other and one you'll never forget.

I began reading this after dinner, like any other day, and before I even realized it I saw it was 1 AM. I was still about half an hour from finishing but my eyes started to droop and I wanted to enjoy the ending. I dreamt a beautiful dream that night and found myself waking early to finish it before work the next morning. At still found myself thinking about it all day, and made it through that day just fine, even with my lack of sleep.
I found this story completely magical, it drew me in right at the beginning and had me hooked.
After their father is spelled and leaves the family Cin…