He was a giant of a horse, glistening black – too big to be pure Arabian. He was a majestic stallion, born wild, with a speed that matched his savage, ruthless spirit. When the steamer Drake is shipwrecked off the coast of Spain, there are only two survivors. One is young Alec Ramsay. The other is the Black Stallion who saves Alec’s life. Stranded on a desert island, boy and stallion develop a deep and special bond.