The Black Stallion's Courage

The Black Stallion's Courage

By Walter Farley

Yearling Books, Paperback, 9780394839189, 240pp.

Publication Date: May 25, 2004

Description
When Hopeful Farm burns down, Alec's dreams for the future go up in smoke. How can he get the money to rebuild? To make matters worse, a strong young colt named Eclipse has taken the racing world by storm, threatening to replace the Black in the hearts of racing fans. Against all odds, Alec sets out to save the farm and prove that the Black is still the greatest race horse of all time
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.


About the Author
Walter Farley est ne en 1915 a New York. Il a vecu a Syracuse puis a New York. Enfant, il etait passionne de chevaux, sans en avoir jamais possede. Il partageait son amour de l'equitation avec son oncle qui etait un cavalier professionnel. Il a fait ses etudes a l'Academie de Mercersburg en Pennsylvanie et a l'universite de Colombia. C'est a cette epoque qu'il a publie son premier livre, L'Etalon Noir, qui deviendra un immense succes et sera traduit dans quatorze langues. Walter Farley est mort en 1989.