William Tell and Other Stories

Written by: John Escott

Published by OUP

Level Starter

The men and the woman in this book - William Tell, Tom Blood, Lord Bao,  Johnny Appleseed, and Lady Godiva - are all real people from history.

But every time someone tells an old story, they change things in it, to make them bigger, better, and more exciting. So what is true in this book and what is not? Read all five of the stories, and see what you think.

Chapter 1

William Tell

Chapter 2

Tom Blood

Chapter 3

Lady Godiva

Chapter 4

Johnny Appleseed

Chapter 5

Lord Bao

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