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The Fortune-Tellers

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4 out of 5
Based on 171 Ratings and 48 Reviews

Book Description
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 cond... More
Book Information
PublisherPuffin Books
BindingPaperback (6 editions)
Reading LevelAges 4-8
# of Pages32
ISBN-100140562338
ISBN-13978-0140562330
Publication Date10/01/1997
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About Lloyd Alexander (Author) : Lloyd Chudley Alexander (January 30, 1924 - May 17, 2007) was the author of more than forty books, mostly fantasy novels for children and adolescents, as well as several adult books. His most famous c... more
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About Trina Schart Hyman (Author, Illustrator) : Trina Schart Hyman is a published author and an illustrator of children's books. Some of the published credits of Trina Schart Hyman include Jane, Wishing, A Smile So Big.
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