Blackwood, Gary. Second Sight
Divergence: 1865 CE
What if: Abraham Lincoln was not assassinated.
Summary: A boy in Civil War Washington, D.C., becomes a mindreader in a theatrical act, and then meets a girl who really is clairvoyant. They learn of a plot to kidnap to kill the president.
Comments: The story does not follow through and show the results of the alteration of history.
Published: Dutton 2005 (0525474811BUY).