The horse industry wouldn’t be the same without some of these famous books. Fictional and nonfictional characters from your favorite novels have made you laugh, cry, and feel every emotion possible. These books take you on journeys across the whole world, all with a horse involved. Here’s the top ten horse books of all time!

1) Misty of Chincoteague By Marguerite Henry

2) Black Beauty By Anna Sewell

3) The Black Stallion By Walter Farley

4) National Velvet By Enid Bagnold

5) My Friend Flicka By Mary O’Hara

6) Seabiscuit By Laura Hillenbrand

7) The Horse Whisperer By Nicholas Evans

8) Ruffian By Jane Schwartz

9) Chosen by a Horse By Susan Richards

10) Saddle Club Series By Bonnie Bryant

These novels have earned their place as top horse reads among equestrians for a reason. If you’re looking for your next book, start with this list.