Black Beauty

By Anna Sewell (Author)


Format Hardcover, Jacketed


This powerful narrative, told from the perspective of a horse, is now available in an unabridged, illustrated hardcover edition.  

Black Beauty chronicles the life of a horse in Victorian England. At the hands of different owners, he experiences discipline, friendship, overwork, and, ultimately, love. Young readers will be moved by this empathetic novel about animal hardship—a story that’s still relevant even today.  
The Children's Signature Classics hardcovers are giftable, high-quality editions that will withstand the wear and tear of time. Each interior features brand-new black-and-white illustrations to help bring the story to life.  

Anna Sewell (1820–1878) was an English novelist. She is known as the author of the 1877 novel Black Beauty, her only published work, which is considered one of the top ten bestselling novels for children, although the author intended the work for an adult audience. Sewell died only five months after Black Beauty was published, but lived long enough to experience the positive reception to her work. 

Pub Date: 11/14/2023

ISBN: 9781454951117

Price: $17.99 / $23.99 CAN

Format: Hardcover, Jacketed

Pages: 224 pages, 10 b-w illustrations

Trim: 6.12 x 8 x 0 Inches

Territories: World

Category: Classics

Age Range: 8 and up

Publisher: Union Square Kids

Carton Quantity: 32

Series: Children's Signature Classics