Alexander, Lloyd.

The fortune-tellers / by Lloyd Alexander ; illustrated by Trina Schart Hyman. - 1st ed. - New York : Dutton Children's Books, c1992 - 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 23 x 29 cm.

"Editor: Ann Durell ; Designer: Riki Levinson"--T.p. verso. "The full-color illustrations, a combination of ink, acrylic, and crayon are painted on Arches watercolor board"--T.p. verso.

A carpenter in the West African country of Cameroon goes to a fortune teller and finds the predictions about his future coming true in an unusual way.

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Fortune-telling--Juvenile fiction.
Carpenters--Juvenile fiction.
Tricksters--Juvenile fiction.
Fortune--Juvenile fiction.
Wealth--Juvenile fiction.
Wit and humor, Juvenile.

Cameroon--Juvenile fiction.

PZ7.A3774 / Fn 1992 PS3551.L35698 / F67 1992