Black Beauty

Author: Sewell, Anna

Average rating:
  • Fair-Read Level: 3
  • Illustrated? No
  • Audiobook
  • Length: D
  • Flesch: 79.02
  • Kincaid: 8.06
  • Fog Level: 10.71
  • Core 1 and 2: 87.74

Placement Text

The first place that I can well remember was a large pleasant meadow with a pond of clear water in it. Some shady trees leaned over it, and rushes and water-lilies grew at the deep end. Over the hedge on one side we looked into a plowed field, and on the other we looked over a gate at our master's house, which stood by the roadside; at the top of the meadow was a grove of fir trees, and at the bottom a running brook overhung by a steep bank. While I was young I lived upon my mother's milk,