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Black Beauty Spends His Youth In A Loving Home, Surrounded By Friends And Cared For By His Owners But When Circumstances Change, He Learns That Not All Humans Are So Kind Passed From Hand To Hand, Black Beauty Witnesses Love And Cruelty, Wealth And Poverty, Friendship And Hardship Will The Handsome Horse Ever Find A Happy And Lasting Home Carefully Retold In Clear Contemporary Language, And Presented With Delightful Illustrations, These Favorite Classic Stories Capture The Heart And Imagination Of Young Readers By Retelling The Story In A Shorter, Simpler Form, These Books Become Highly Engaging For Children, And The Color Illustrations Help With Both Comprehension And Interest Level Black Beauty Is Part Of A Collectible Series That Has Strong Gift Appeal I m sorry, I read this book when I was 6 or 7 and it almost scarred me for life..the sight of Ginger s body being carted away stayed with me for years Between this, Where the Red Fern Grows, The Yearling, and of course Old Yeller I have to assume that somewhere there is a Marquis de Sade school of children s literature I never gave these to my children as they were growing up they had to make do with Narnia, Charlie Bucket, and some others Neither the books nor the movies did I take them to If they want to read them later on their own, that s up to them.Note.There is a spoiler below line view spoiler It s a classic, and oh by the way when the horse is old he finally stops being torturedwhoopee hide spoiler ReviewBlack Beauty by Anna Sewell is a beautiful story meant for older children or very young adults It was written in the 19th century by a woman who passed away shortly after its publication I enjoyed the story and have given it a 3 of 5 stars, which is still very good in my book.A few interesting things 1 The point of view in the book is from Black Beauty, the horse.2 It takes place in London nearly 150 years ago.3 It s still a cherished story for both pleasure reading and education purposes.I received it as a gift when I was about 8 or 9, as I had asked for several classics for Christmas When I saw the cover, I thought it looked pretty But not enough to read it It sat on my shelf for probably two years until one day, I said let s just give it a chance I was afraid it would be too boring I ve always preferred complex plots and strong characters I wasn t sure this would really work for me I was wrong Seeing how people mistreated and misunderstood animals was a big benefit of the book It opens your eyes to things from another perspective, and if it helps just a little to develop a bond between younger adults children and animals, then it s served its purpose.It s one of those books everyone should read but not as a forced school assignment It should be something parents want to share with their kids around 7 or 8 teaching them about how to be respectful and kind to all creatures And then take them horseback riding to see what it s actually like That s what I did when I finished it went with a small group of friends to a riding academy farm a few towns over and learned about horses for one summer I kinda miss riding maybe I should try it again Off topic again what is up with me today on these reviews FYI Wrote this review 2017 from memory as I want to have a review for everything I remember reading If I messed it up, let me know LOLAbout MeFor those new to me or my reviews here s the scoop I read A LOT I write A LOT And now I blog A LOT First the book review goes on Goodreads, and then I send it on over to my WordPress blog at where you ll also find TV Film reviews, the revealing and introspective 365 Daily Challenge and lots of blogging about places I ve visited all over the world And you can find all my social media profiles to get the details on the who what when where and my pictures Leave a comment and let me know what you think Vote in the poll and ratings Thanks for stopping by Note All written content is my original creation and copyrighted to me, but the graphics and images were linked from other sites and belong to them Many thanks to their original creators polldaddy poll 9729544 polldaddy poll 9719251 This is the first book I ever read I remember the day that I brought it in to show to my teacher, Miss Gerardi She asked me if I could read it, so I started reading it aloud to her right away The story is told in Black Beauty s own words Beauty s friends are hard to forget, especially high spirited Ginger Anna Sewall s words are full of loving empathy for these beautiful animals The story was set in 19th century England, at a time when almost everyone came into frequent contact with horses I hope that her story caused at least a few people to treat them with greater kindness. Black Beauty, Anna SewellBlack Beauty is an 1877 novel by English author Anna Sewell It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she remained in her house as an invalid The novel became an immediate best seller, with Sewell dying just five months after its publication, but having lived long enough to see her only novel become a success With fifty million copies sold, Black Beauty is one of the best selling books of all time 1990 1368 313 19 1369 273 1377 150 1380 111 9649061479 1382 255 9649403159 1382 128 9648439001 1392 200 9789643807320