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Black Beauty is an 1877 novel by English author Anna Sewell. It was composed in the last years of her life, during which she remained in her house as an ...

50 Books That Were Banned | Stylist Magazine


Thus, book banning has existed from the beginning of time and a quick flick through ... (American Psycho, for example) to unlikely banned texts (Black Beauty ?

Five Fascinating Facts about Black Beauty | Interesting Literature


Mar 30, 2015 ... Anna Sewell's novel Black Beauty is one of the biggest-selling novels of ... There is a story that the book was banned in South Africa during the ...

Classic Penguin | CLASSIC BANNED BOOKS In honor of next ...


Sep 28, 2012 ... In honor of next week's Banned Books Week, we've put together a list of ... unusual banning of a book on our list, Anna Sewell's Black Beauty ...

On Beauty: Banning Toni Morrison's The Bluest Eye | PEN America


But why would an eleven-year-old black girl want blue eyes? That question is at the center of Toni Morrison's first novel, The Bluest Eye. In it, Morrison explores ...

Black Beauty - BannedBooks - Wattpad


Black Beauty is an 1877 novel by Anna Sewell, and reportedly banned by South Africa's apartheid regime. The story is narrated in the first person as an autobio.

11 Books That Were Banned for Completely Ridiculous Reasons ...


Sep 29, 2015 ... Here's a list of books that were banned and/or challenged based on…well, ... In this hot mess of a book that's supposed to make it difficult for you to find ... Black Beauty was banned because the title was racist and no, the man ...

Five Banned Books That You Should Read (That You Probably ...


Sep 23, 2013 ... Five books that have been challenged or banned that you should put on your ... This novel is barely 10 years old and it's already been challenged in ... like the dark side of the moon, or the other side of a black hole, or in the ...

Interesting facts - Quicklet on Anna Sewell's Black Beauty - Hyperink


The character of Beauty was based on Sewell's brother's horse, Bessie, and ... It is a popular misconception that Black Beauty was banned in South Africa during  ...

Black Beauty - Shmoop


It is, but Black Beauty's story went on to become the first-ever popular novel ... the fashionable "bearing rein" caused the rein to be banned in Victorian England.

Black Beauty by Anna Sewell
Set in Victorian London, the novel follows the shifting fortunes of a horse as he moves from owner to owner. Narrated by the noble Black Beauty himself, the tale offers an animal’s perspective of the world... More>>
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The Most Unlikely Banned Books | Leaves in the Lonnen


Mar 10, 2012 ... Of course, I had to query this - why would a children's book be… ... from the viewpoint of Black Beauty, a horse who begins life in the English ...

Dangerous Pages: Banned, Censored, Challenged: Black Beauty


Dec 12, 2008 ... Black Beauty was banned in South Africa because it used the words ... in South Africa assumed the book was some kind of black rights novel.

Black Beauty: The Tale of a Horse that Changed the Perspective of a ...


Nov 30, 2012 ... Written in 1877, the novel follows a horse named Black Beauty who narrates ... in Black Beauty helped lead to legislation banning the behavior.