Oxford Children's Classics: Black Beauty by Anna SewellOxford Children's Classics: Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

Oxford Children's Classics: Black Beauty

byAnna Sewell

Paperback | November 17, 2014

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Horses, hope, and heartbreak.Come with Beauty on the journey of a lifetime. There's hardship and friendship, kindness and cruelty, but above all else, love.Oxford Children's Classics present not only the original and unabridged story of Black Beauty in a beautiful new edition, but also help you to discover a whole world of new adventures with a vast assortment of recommendations and activities.
Anna Sewell was born in 1820 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. At the age of fourteen she injured both of her ankles in an accident, which meant that she could never walk properly again. Because of this she relied heavily on travelling in horse-drawn carriages, and it was from here that her love of horses grew. In 1871 Anna began wr...
Title:Oxford Children's Classics: Black BeautyFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:304 pages, 7.8 × 5.08 × 0.84 inShipping dimensions:7.8 × 5.08 × 0.84 inPublished:November 17, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0192738321

ISBN - 13:9780192738325


Rated 5 out of 5 by from Loved it I like the idea of a novel written in the perspective of a horse, and it was easy to read! It had some very heart warming moments in it, which I liked. Also, the ending was perfect!
Date published: 2018-08-11
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Not my taste I think that because this novel is directed more towards children, I just couldn't enjoy it. I appreciate what message the story was trying to get across, but I never connected to it.
Date published: 2018-07-28