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In 1877, Anna Sewell published her only novel, Black Beauty: His Grooms and Companions, the Autobiography of a Horse. The novel instantly became a hit and eventually became a classic in children’s literature (although it wasn’t intended to be a children’s novel). The novel would spawn multiple film adaptations with the most recent one being the 2020 Ashley Avis-directed film that debuted on Disney+. Is it a classic just like the novel it’s based on? Read on to find out!
And remember, SPOILERS AHEAD!