Fame and Fortune Tellers, Todd Netland

African American Fiction, Christian Fiction, Coming of Age, Literature & Fiction

Fame and Fortune Tellers underscores the rise to the top of one man, Randy Miller, in the pop music racket. Randy is propelled to fame and fortune via the prophecy of a spiritualist. He later finds out that the glitter of being a celebrity is not all that it’s cracked up to be, and he ultimately finds out what is on the other side of death. Get ready to go on a rollicking roller coaster ride as you read this fast-paced, cliffhanger novel. This book features several sub-plots and is a novel of intrigue, suspense, mystery, and danger. Many characters appear in this book, including such people as a young and bumbling Christian man, a vibrant and vivacious Pentecostal young girl, a communist revolutionary with his group of crusaders, a wicked murderer and drunkard, and an aged lady who is a prayer warrior. This book explores doctrines and ideas that many people would be afraid to tackle, and there are little tidbits of dry humor that are interspersed within this reading.

Fame and Fortune Tellers is a novel I was excited to read thanks to the mention of mystery and danger laced in the description. I love when novels feature many themes, themes that do not typically fit into the genre of the book and so I was excited to get lost in this brilliant coming of age tale called Fame and Fortune Tellers. Fame and Fortune Tellers is an exceptional novel that will alight readers minds with amazement and entertain them from start to finish. This is because the extraordinary author Todd Netland who perfectly captivates his readers early in the start thanks to his wealth of world development and intriguing plot. I would already recommend that you lovely readers have a read of Fame and Fortune Tellers however if you need more convincing then continue to read!

Fame and Fortune Tellers is an exceptional novel that takes the reader on an unforgettable, poignant and emotional journey. The reader will be introduced to the protagonist of the novel, Randy Miller, who is propelled to fame thanks to the ‘prophecy of a spiritualist.’ However, when Randy reaches the top of his stardom, he realizes it is not as great as he thought it would be. The novel will chronicle Randy’s rapid high as well as his rapid decline, and during this, the reader will be exposed to many different characters who all bring individual themes to the story. Themes such as mystery, suspense, as well as danger are all explored and so if you are a reader who is interested in these themes as well as a coming of age story then Fame and Fortune Tellers is for you!

Fame and Fortune Tellers is a coming of age novel; however, it is also in part a piece of Christian fiction thanks to the religious themes explored. I did not mention this in my short description above however religion is featured which in my opinion was pretty amazing and highly imaginative!

The story of Fame and Fortune Tellers is phenomenal, and the wealth of enticing information combined with the exceptional story will entertain readers from beginning to end. The author of Fame and Fortune Tellers, Todd Netland perfectly describes every event and all the details for you. I admit that some novels can be confusing, sometimes the literature is too dense so that you feel as if you are walking towards a strong current – you can’t push through the text – however I found with Netland’s literature that although it was detailed, it was immersive. Netland manages to draw you in quickly and guide you along the way while never confusing you and I am impressed with Netland’s talent to accomplish this as it is not easily done.

Overall Fame and Fortune Tellers is an incredible, phenomenal and breathtaking story that is immersive and full of detailed world-building so I, of course, have to award the stellar read an excellent five stars! So please, do read this book, book lovers and get lost in an incredible story as it will entertain you from beginning to end and leave a lasting impression. Be sure to have a read of the preview below book lovers, you will not regret it!

Thank you so much for reading book lovers! I appreciate it so much, I love discussing wonderful books with all of you so please comment below and let me know your thoughts on Fame and Fortune Tellers. Do you see yourself reading this book? Do you love the genre? Please let me know your brilliant thoughts below and I will be sure to comment back. Thank you so much again for reading!

Goodbye for now book lovers,

P.S. Here is a preview of the book for all of you lovely readers to enjoy! Please have a read of the preview and if you find that you have loved what you have read then all you need to do is click the Buy on Amazon button and it will take you straight to the book on Amazon U.S.! If you are in the U.K. then below I have attached a link to the book for Amazon U.K..

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