The Littlest Princess and the Butterfly
Story Characters - Advantage Format



Princess Kristina                                                              22% of story
Stage 4 - Intermediate Reader

Even though I am a Princess and have many freedoms, I am still so unhappy! I am the tiniest person in my kingdom! Because I am so small, I have no friends. I want to see the world and do things that others do. Why can't people like me for who I am?

King Robert                                                                            9% of story
Stage 3 - Transitional Reader

I am so worried about my only daughter! She's very tiny, and we don't know why. And she doesn't appear to be growing. I've searched throughout my kingdom for help for Kristina. Where will I find it?

Queen Antoinette                                                            8% of story
Stage 2 - Beginning Reader

I worry about our daughter too! I wish the other girls would try to get to know her. She's such a beautiful person inside and out. What can I do to show her just how special she is?

Willow                                                                                        17% of story
Stage 4 - Intermediate Reader

I'm the largest butterfly in all the land, But, my wings are not pretty and bright. I'm sad that I don't look like my friends, And I wish that they just might - Learn to like me the way I am, Or see inside my heart. I only want to help them learn, But, where should I try to start?

Jewel                                                                     6% of story
Stage 3 - Transitional Reader

I am the most beautiful butterfly in all of Butterfly Branches. I have dazzling colors that glitter in the sun's light. Willow is not a very pretty butterfly. Should I let him play with me? Hmmm..

Flash                                                                      5% of story
Stage 2 - Beginning Reader

I am even more beautiful than Jewel! My sparkling red, purple, and yellow wings make a show of color that is like no other. Willow seems kind, but his colors are not like ours ... so Jewel and I are not sure if we want to play with him.

Small Parts                                                       7% of story
Stage 4 - Intermediate Reader

We don't want to be friends with Princess Kristina because she's different from us. She's much too tiny to join in with normal-sized people! Why does she always follow us around?

Narrator                                                      26% of story
Stage 4 - Intermediate Reader

As the narrator, I am the master storyteller! It's up to me to keep the story alive and interesting with each exciting detail. So, I must read everything with expression and excitement!