The Fortune-Tellers

The Fortune-Tellers

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This original folktale set in Cameroon is full of adventure and sly humor. Lloyd Alexander's story of a young man visiting -- and then becoming -- the village fortune-teller is brought to vibrant life with some of Caldecott Medalist Trina Schart Hyman's most memorable artwork. Both children and adults will relish The Fortune-tellers. "A funny, playful story that evokes the irony of the human condition." -- dren, most of which she also illustrated. She lives in Westchester County, New York. Susan Jeffers's award-winning work includes Brother Eagle, Sister Sky, The Midnight Farm, and Hiawatha (all Dial).show more

Product details

  • 0-5
  • Hardback
  • 230.9 x 293.6 x 10.7mm | 580.61g
  • Penguin Books Australia
  • Signet
  • Hawthorn, Australia
  • English
  • colour illustrations
  • 0525448497
  • 9780525448495