Black Beauty

The book Black Beauty by author Anna Sewell is a timeless classic loved by children and adults alike since its first publication in 1877. The National Public Radio service, a United States of America funded initiative maintains a website  with a dedicated book club page incorporating ‘youthful reads for junior brainiacs.’ This book club has a fantastic page on Anna Sewell’s Black Beauty.
On the backseat book club page you will find interesting items such as a downloadable audio file for you to listen to about ‘How Black Beauty Changed The Way We See Horses’ a fascinating discussion held between the radio program host and Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley author of prominent contemporary horse books including Champion Horse.
On top of this interesting sound recording there are some lovely images of book covers that have details on how to buy the book Black Beauty including the publisher details a purchase now button so you can buy the book right away! Also included on the website are further horsey reading options and add to this a healthy comments section where you too can join in the conversation about Black Beauty and discuss topics about the book with like minded people.

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