Steve and his horse, Flame, are living peacefully on remote Azul Island when a greedy, cruel stranger discovers their quiet paradise. Suddenly, their dream world becomes a nightmare. Steve is taken captive and only Flame can save him. But how can a horse ever outsmart a cunning and desperate man whose intentions are deadly? One of the most dramatic stories in the famous Black Stallion series, this tale is not about racing or surviving in the wild but something more fundamental: about man against beast!