Puffin Graphics: Black Beauty by Anna SewellPuffin Graphics: Black Beauty by Anna Sewell

Puffin Graphics: Black Beauty

byAnna SewellAdapterJune BrigmanIllustratorJune Brigman

Paperback | May 19, 2005

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The Graphic Novelization of a Classic Tale!

A handsome and sweet-tempered horse, Black Beauty is strong and spirited. His mother warns him that there are bad, cruel men in the world, but Black Beauty sees none of it in his fine, happy home. Until the day when he is sold, when his life changes immeasurably and he finally sees the truth in his mother's words. As he moves from master to master, Beauty's adventures will captivate readers, and June Brigman's wonderful illustrations will capture their imaginations.
Anna Sewell was born in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, on March 30, 1820. Brought up in a strict Quaker family, Anna developed a strong interest in horses as a young girl. But a crippling bone disease and a fall in 1834 left her an invalid for most of her life. By her mid-thirties she was severely lame and could only get around in a...
Title:Puffin Graphics: Black BeautyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.06 × 5.19 × 0.55 inPublished:May 19, 2005Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:014240408X

ISBN - 13:9780142404089

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 5 out of 5 by from A classic! One of my favorite books as a child, and I still love it to this day! At times it's gritty and realistic, but it's not a depressing book by any means... it has its happy moments, too, and all through the story you're rooting for Black Beauty to find the type of home he started out with, one that will love him and treat him with the respect and dignity he deserves. I'd highly recommend it to anyone who loves a good heartwrenching, heart-warming classic.
Date published: 2018-07-22