The Black Stallion (Hardcover)

By Walter Farley, Keith Ward (Illustrator)
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THE SOLE SURVIVORS of a devastating shipwreck, Alec Ramsay and the Black Stallion must learn to rely on each other to survive. As a strong bond develops between them, Alec gains the trust of the magnificent beast and eventually the Black allows Alec to ride. Finally, they are rescued, but will Alec and the Black be allowed to stay together?

Available in hardcover for the first time in a decade, this stunning facsimile of the original 1941 edition shows just how timeless this adventure classic is.

About the Author

Des son plus jeune age, Walter Farley (1915-1989) apprend a monter a cheval chez son oncle. Saut d'obstacles, courses, dressage n'ont bientot plus de secret pour lui... C'est a 26 ans qu'il ecrit L'etalon Noir, son tout premier roman. L'immense succes de ce livre l'incite a poursuivre les aventures d'Alec et de son etonnant cheval arabe.

Keith Ward is at the Cranfield School of Management.

Praise For…

“Everyone loves a champion. And when the champion is a gallant horse, when his story is told by a champion writer of horse stories, every reader is a winner.”—The New York Times

“Walter Farley writes with a warm understanding of horses and the men who train and ride them. He deserves his top-favorite position with horse story readers.”—Chicago Sunday Tribune

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375855825
ISBN-10: 0375855823
Publisher: Random House Books for Young Readers
Publication Date: September 9th, 2008
Pages: 275
Language: English