Derby Day 2022!! May 7, 2022

Zandon Taiba Watch the race HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCk0P92uoXc Who’s it gonna be? Zandon? Epicenter? Taiba? Messier?They all got a shot in this big field with lots of outsiders that haven’t been proven!Watch at 6:45 for the Classic.And pick up a little luck at the shop – the Black is always a winner! Epicenter Messier NBC sports – coverage for the Kentucky Derby begins at 12 p.m. ET on May 7, and the main event race is… Read more

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Cass Ole’ is a classic among stallions! May 6, 2022

Sheila Cone is a knowledgeable equestrian with a particular affinity to Cass Ole’ who played the Black in the 1979 film. We thought it was time to gift her writing to all the Stallion fans! You can write her and check out her extensive collection of interesting Black Stallion facts and photos on her facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/fansofcassole/?ref=share Cass Ole By Sheila R. Cone Cass Ole.  Photo courtesy Carol Darling. As far back as I can… Read more

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Working for the Black Stallion January 19, 2022

Talking to an old friend, Kelli Thompson, who worked as a publicist on the Black Stallion film about some of our experiences I thought you might like to hear some more “behind the scenes” stories. Those days in the 70s – 80s had some great times, people and places! Thanks for putting together this stroll down memory lane Kelli!! Memories of doing publicity for THE BLACK STALLION By Kelli Thompson I helped work on publicity… Read more

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New Breyer Set! December 17, 2021

Just released for the holidays. Special price $24.95 + shipping in the shop!!The Black Stallion Horse & Book SetW6181First published in 1941, Walter Farley’s best-selling novel for young readers is the triumphant tale of a boy and a wild horse. From Alec Ramsay and the Black’s first meeting on an ill-fated ship, to their adventures on a desert island and their eventual rescue, this beloved story will hold the rapt attention of readers new and… Read more

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Preakness today! May 15, 2021

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NEW! Black Stallion Returns audiobook May 7, 2021

The NEW audio of Black Stallion returns on all your favorite audio outlets.Audible, Audiobooks, etc.Here’s a free sample: Don’t forget to ride with a winner from the shop! Bucephalus Silver Pendant Read more

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About Walter Farley

Walter Farley & Al-Marah Athena
Walter Farley & Al-Marah Athena

Walter Farley’s love for horses began when he was a small boy living in Syracuse, New York, and continued as he grew up in New York City, where his family moved. Young Walter never owned a horse. But unlike most city children, he had little trouble gaining firsthand experience with horses-his uncle was a professional horseman, and Walter spent much of his time at the stables with him.

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"Black Stallion" Book Covers from around the World
“Black Stallion” Book Covers from around the World

News

Derby Day 2022!!

May 7, 2022

Zandon Taiba Watch the race HERE: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gCk0P92uoXc Who’s it gonna be? Zandon? Epicenter? Taiba? Messier?They all got a shot in this big field with lots of outsiders that haven’t been proven!Watch at 6:45 for the Classic.And pick up a little luck at the shop – the Black is always a… Read more

Cass Ole’ is a classic among stallions!

May 6, 2022

Sheila Cone is a knowledgeable equestrian with a particular affinity to Cass Ole’ who played the Black in the 1979 film. We thought it was time to gift her writing to all the Stallion fans! You can write her and check out her extensive collection of interesting Black Stallion facts… Read more

Working for the Black Stallion

January 19, 2022

Talking to an old friend, Kelli Thompson, who worked as a publicist on the Black Stallion film about some of our experiences I thought you might like to hear some more “behind the scenes” stories. Those days in the 70s – 80s had some great times, people and places! Thanks… Read more

New Breyer Set!

December 17, 2021

Just released for the holidays. Special price $24.95 + shipping in the shop!!The Black Stallion Horse & Book SetW6181First published in 1941, Walter Farley’s best-selling novel for young readers is the triumphant tale of a boy and a wild horse. From Alec Ramsay and the Black’s first meeting on an… Read more

Preakness today!

May 15, 2021

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NEW! Black Stallion Returns audiobook

May 7, 2021

The NEW audio of Black Stallion returns on all your favorite audio outlets.Audible, Audiobooks, etc.Here’s a free sample: Don’t forget to ride with a winner from the shop! Bucephalus Silver Pendant Read more

DERBY DAY 2021!!

May 1, 2021

Gotta be in it to win it!After a wacky 2020 the race is back on!! Is it the favorite Essential Quality? Or Known Agenda? Or sentimental favorites Super Stock or Bourbonic? Don’t forget to tune in;Stream live on NBCSports.com and on the NBC Sports app. Post time for the 2021… Read more

Rachael Blackmore wins the Grand National!!

April 10, 2021

National Velvet comes true!! Mickey Rooney would be very happy & Liz Taylor, too!! Congratulations Rachael Blackmore as the first woman to win the Grand National in the UK!! (and an Irish lass at that – makes a Farley proud :) Fantastic!! watch the race; For a little more luck… Read more