Oracle of the Ages: Reflections on the Curious Life of Fortune Teller Mayhayley Lancaster

Dot Moore (Author) Katie LaMar Smith (Author)
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Description

Mayhayley Lancaster was many things through her interesting life: lawyer, schoolteacher, political activist, fortune teller, numbers runner, and self-proclaimed "oracle of the ages." In this volume of creative nonfiction, the people who knew her reflect on her personality, her politics, and her passions, offering the reader a chance to delve fully into Mayhayley lore and legend. Oracle offers strange and often hilarious stories of the poor Georgia South in the post-Depression era, and how the eccentric Mayhayley's charisma and mysterious powers cast a spell on all the people who knew--and inevitably misunderstood--her. Mayhayley Lancaster also is the seer who figured prominently in the best-seller Murder in Coweta County.

Product Details

Price: $24.95  $22.46
Publisher: NewSouth Books
Published Date: May 01, 2007
Pages: 162
Dimensions: 7.52 X 0.35 X 9.25 inches | 0.65 pounds
ISBN: 9781603060080
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About the Author

Dot Moore grew up in Heard County, Georgia. She is a retired educator and political activist, and lives in Montgomery, Alabama.
Katie Lamar Smith is a writer, editor, and photographer who lives in Auburn, Alabama.