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The Black Stallion

The Black Stallion

Series: Black Stallion (Book #1)
by Walter Farley

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.

While he is returning home after visiting his uncle in India, Alec Ramsay nearly loses his life when his ship sinks during a storm. Follow the adventures of Alec and the stallion that saves his life as they prepare to enter a horse race to determine the fastest horse in the world.

Ages
11, 12, 13
Interest Level
Grades 6 - 8
Grade Level Equivalent
6.5
Lexile Measure
680L
DRA
50
Guided Reading
T
Publisher
Tandem Library
Genre
Adventure, Classics

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