Anna Sewell's Black Beauty : the graphic novel (Marvel Classics Comics #5)
For the most part, the drawings remind me of the "dramatic" style cartoons that used to be in the newspapers, Dick Tracy, Prince Valiant, those kinds, which is not necessarily a bad thing, and suits the tone of the story. However... well, the best word I can think to describe the book...more
A must read.
My first grader was immediately drawn to the striking cover which was comprised of Black Beauty set against a cobalt blue background.
After reading the story on her own, my youngest then wa ...more
I read this book because its a garphic novel and it was an all time favorite book when I was a child! I also read the graphic novel to read another genre and see what the graphic novel was like. Also I read Black Beauty to interpret another version of the book and learn more about the horse.
I thought that this book was ok. In some parts of the book it was hard to read and understand because words and pictures were everywhere and I didnt know what sequence they were in. Once I knew how to rea ...more
The theme of this book is to always be kind. Black Beauty never kicked or bit anything or anyone and lived a happy life but his friend ginger was bad tempered from a history of bad owners and got worked to deat ...more
kekurangannya cuma satu, ilustrasinya kurang cantik...hehe...kalau bisa lebih cantik, manteb deh bukunya :)
Youngsters not quite ready to tackle the novel will get a feel for the story in this heavily abridged graphic novel. The illustrations are rather poor, but the core message of the book remains intact. Horse lovers in t ...more
Story is about horse,Black Beauty and his life.He had a lot of challenges and a lot of very good moments in his life.Characters:Black Beauty,Ginger ( Beauty's friend),Captain (friend),Joe Green,Beauty's owner and John.
On some moments i was sad but i some moments i was so happy.I tough about animals and their life and their challenges in life.This is great book and i will give it 5 start.Children any year can read it and i think that you should re ...more
Black Beauty is a spirited but good-natured horse who starts his life as part of a kind family. When they are forced to sell him, his happy life quickly changes to one of misery. Though he is badly mistreated, he always remains hopeful and refuses to give up.
Though I love the original story, I just never felt as emotionally engaged by this adaptation. This version can make the novel accessible to very low-level readers, but I think most readers w ...more
when; day and night.
what; the black beuty has a nieghbor.
where; out in the country that is where the black beuaty lives with his master.
why;the master bought the black beauty at an auction.