by Sewell, Anna | Reading age: from c 8 years
Published 05/09/2019 by Penguin Random House Children’s UK (Puffin Classics) in the United Kingdom as part of the Puffin Clothbound Classics series
Hardback | 272 pages, b & w line
A stunningly beautiful hardback edition of the most famous animal stories in the world. Black Beauty is a handsome, sweet-tempered colt with a strong spirit. As a young colt he is free to gallop in the fresh green meadows with his beloved mother, Duchess, and their kind master. But when his owners are forced to sell him, Black Beauty goes from a life of comfort and kindness to one of hard labour and cruelty. Bravely he works as hard as he can, suffering at the hands of men who treat animals badly. But Black Beauty has an unbreakable spirit and will, and is determined to survive . . .
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