The Fortune-Tellers

by Lloyd Alexander
Release date: 1992
Type: other fiction
Genres: childrens, mainstream

Illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman.

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.

Boston Globe/Horn Book Award. New York Times Best Illustrated Book of the Year. School Library Journal Best Book of the Year.

(updated 2017-01-14)

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