Purple Band – Level 8
A mean troll trapped Rapunzel at the top of a high tower. Every day, the three billy goats watched as she let down her hair for the troll to climb up, but the troll would not let the goats cross the bridge to help her! One day a handsome prince rode by. Could he help Rapunzel to escape?
Start Reading is a collection of enjoyable stories for beginner readers covering 9 book band levels. Series consultant Shirley Bickler trained Reading Recovery Teachers for ten years and co-wrote Book Bands for Guided Reading.