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The Fortune Teller

(2001)
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Since the death of his father, Mick, his mum and older sister Kate, have struggled to run a dishevelled B & B on the Scottish coast. Mick's mum relies on Mick now that his dad isn't around, and she seems reluctant to move on with her life.

 Then one day she visits a local clairvoyant who has some shocking news: Mick is going to die - and soon. When Mick finds out, his first reaction is to laugh - what a load of superstitious rubbish - nobody knows for sure when they or anyone else is going to die, do they? But gradually the prediction gets to him, raising a profound question. Are any of us in control of our destiny? Mick is compelled to find the answer, And a walk along the treacherous cliffs near his home should sort it all out. Once and for all...

Genre: Children's Fiction

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August 2001 : UK Paperback
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Title: The Fortune Teller
Author(s): Alison Prince
ISBN: 0-340-80568-4 / 978-0-340-80568-8 (UK edition)
Publisher: Hodder Children's Books
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