Anna Sewell's moving story is one of the best-loved animal adventures ever written, this Penguin Threads edition of Black Beauty includes a new foreword by Pulitzer Prize winner Jane Smiley, cover art by Jillian Tamaki and deluxe French flaps.
Commissioned by award-winning Penguin art director Paul Buckley, the Penguin Threads series debuts with cover art by Jillian Tamaki for three gift-worthy Penguin Classics. Sketched out in a traditional illustrative manner, then hand stitched using needle and thread, the final covers are sculpt embossed for a tactile, textured, and beautiful book design that will appeal to the Etsy(tm)-loving world of handmade crafts.
The Penguin Classics Deluxe series has been celebrated for its unique packaging and innovative design. The books of the Penguin Threads series will make truly special gifts and will be welcome additions to any craft or literature lover's collection.
About The Author
Meg Rosoff is the author of the Michael L. Printz Award—winning book How I Live Now and Just in Case.
Series: Signet Classics
For Ages: 8 - 12 years old
For Grades: 7 - 9
Number Of Pages: 222
Published: 4th January 2011
Publisher: Penguin Putnam Inc
Country of Publication: US
Dimensions (cm): 17.0 x 10.4 x 2.3
Weight (kg): 0.12