Scholastic Classics Black Beauty – Anna Sewell

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Scholastic Childrens Books are proud to publish thisbeautiful edition of the classic tale, Black Beauty. Black Beauty is a young black colt and loves roaming Farmer Grays fields with his mother. As Black Beauty grows into a handsome stallion, he is trained into the use of a saddle and whip and sold to Squire Gordon of Birtwick Hall. Here, he makes many friends including the angry Ginger, the well-meaning Merrylegs and the elderly Sir Oliver, as well as stablehands James and John. When Squire Gordon has to move abroad to improve his wifes ill health, Black Beauty is sold again to Earlshall Park. So begins a hard and unsettled life for Black Beauty who is always at the whim of his human owners. Often he is whipped and made to wear blinkers or the bearing rein, at other times he must work as a cab horse on the busy London streets. Will Black Beauty ever be able to roam the fields again as he did in his childhood? What has become of his friends Ginger and Merrylegs? Rediscover Anna Sewells moving tale of the hardships of being an animal in a human world with Scholastics classic edition. SCHOLASTIC “INK DOT” CLASSICS – COLLECT THEM ALL! A Christmas Carol A Little Princess Alices Adventures in Wonderland Anne Of Green Gables Black Beauty Five Children and It Just So Stories Kidnapped Little Women Moonfleet Oliver Twist Pollyanna The Happy Prince and Other Stories The Jungle Book The Railway Children The Secret Garden The Wind in the Willows The Wonderful Wizard of Oz Treasure Island What Katy Did

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Published

Date Published

07/11/2013