Every girl's favorite book about horses, this beloved autobiography of a carriage horse in 19th-century England is filled with humor, drama, intrigue, and hope. Follow Black Beauty as he leaves his happy colt-hood home to follow his destiny as a carriage horse, and to the destructive life of a cab horse in London. You'll meet the whole series of Black Beauty's people, from devious, nasty Seedy Sam to the most wonderful of grooms, James Howard, and his cab-driver Jerry Barker and his cheerful family, and finally Black Beauty's saviour, Joe Green.
Laugh with the delightful pony, Merrylegs, and wonder at the tales of Ginger and Old Captain. Black Beauty saves the lives of the people he loves, and through his gentle nature and unwavering loyalty, finally returns to a life of happiness and joy.