Mr. Sebastian and the Negro Magician
A NovelBook - 2007
It's 1950 and magician Henry Walker is traveling through the South with Jeremiah Musgrove's Chinese Circus.Though once a world-famous illusionist, Henry seems to have lost his magic, and when the novel opens he's in some serious trouble with three angry white teens. With Henry's fate uncertain, his friends from the circus narrate a spellbinding tale of how Henry came by his magic. When he was ten years old Henry met the devil, who gave him the gift -- and then stole the one thing that meant the most to him.
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, c2007
Description: 257 p. ; 25 cm
Branch Call Number: Wall