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Black Beauty (Classic Starts)

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Publisher Comments:

Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.

Black Beauty is the classic horse story, a beautiful and touching tale told by the title character himself. Set in Victorian London, it follows Beauty's life and changing fortunes as he moves from owner to owner. As the horse encounters new experiences and new friends who reveal their own histories, the story quietly paints a fascinating portrait of how animals were treated during that era.

Synopsis:

Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.

Black Beauty is the classic horse story, a beautiful and touching tale told by the title character himself. Set in Victorian London, it follows Beauty's life and changing fortunes as he moves from owner to owner. As the horse encounters new experiences and new friends who reveal their own histories, the story quietly paints a fascinating portrait of how animals were treated during that era.

Product Details

ISBN:
9781402711442
Abridged:
Corvino, Lucy
Author:
Church, Lisa
Illustrator:
Corvino, Lucy
Author:
Church, Lisa R.
Author:
Corvino, Lucy
Author:
Pober, Arthur
Author:
Sewell, Anna
Author:
Church, Lisa
Publisher:
Sterling
Subject:
Horses
Subject:
Classics
Subject:
Action & Adventure
Subject:
Children's 9-12 - Literature - Classics / Contemporary
Subject:
Animals - Horses
Subject:
General Juvenile Fiction
Subject:
Action & Adventure - General
Subject:
Childrens classics
Subject:
HISTORY - EUR HIST TRD PB
Subject:
JUVY-TEENS - JUVY-TEEN SERIES
Edition Description:
Trade Cloth
Abridged:
Y
Series:
Classic Startsand#153; Series
Publication Date:
20050331
Binding:
HARDCOVER
Grade Level:
from 2 up to 4
Language:
English
Illustrations:
10 b/w illus.
Pages:
160
Dimensions:
7.5 x 5.38 in
Age Level:
09-12

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Product details 160 pages Sterling Publishing - English 9781402711442 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Following Sterling's spectacularly successful launch of its children's classic novels (240,000 books in print to date),comes a dazzling new series: Classic Starts. The stories are abridged; the quality is complete. Classic Starts treats the world's beloved tales (and children) with the respect they deserve--all at an incomparable price.

Black Beauty is the classic horse story, a beautiful and touching tale told by the title character himself. Set in Victorian London, it follows Beauty's life and changing fortunes as he moves from owner to owner. As the horse encounters new experiences and new friends who reveal their own histories, the story quietly paints a fascinating portrait of how animals were treated during that era.

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