The Black Stallion Author:Walter Farley Older paperback copy of "The Black Stallion".
The ship is sinking! Alec fights his way toward the stern of the ship where the wild black stallion is rearing in terror. Trembling, the boy heaves open the stall door to free the trapped animal. With a savage scream, the horse plunges over the rail, and drags Alec with him into the raging sea!