The Black Stallion

By Walter Farley
(Yearling, Paperback, 9780679813439, 224pp.)

Publication Date: August 20, 1991

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First published in 1941, Walter Farley's best-selling novel for young readers is the triumphant tale of a boy and a wild horse. From Alec Ramsay and the Black's first meeting on an ill-fated ship to their adventures on a desert island and their eventual rescue, this beloved story will hold the rapt attention of readers new and old.




About the Author

Walter Farley's first book, The Black Stallion, was an instant hit when it appeared in 1941. Mr. Farley went on to write thirty-three other enormously popular books about the Black Stallion and other horses which were published in more than twenty countries. He died in 1989, shortly before the publication of his last novel, The Young Black Stallion, written with his son Steven.


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Praise For The Black Stallion

"The Black Stallion is about the most famous fictional horse of the century." --The New York Times


From the Paperback edition.

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