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The Black Horse

Story Stats

Rating: 5
Grade Level: 5, 6, 7, 8
Page count: 16

Author

Jim
Kjelgaard

Appeared in

The Big Book of Favorite Horse Stories

Story Summary

A crippled ranch hand saves a rogue black horse from drowning in a bog thus winning the horse's devotion and the right to his own cabin and 50 acres.