➶ [Reading] ➸ The Alchemist By Paulo Coelho ➫ – Heartforum.co.uk Paulo Coelho s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and soul stirring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Sa Paulo Coelho s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and soul stirring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried near the Pyramids Along the way he meets a Gypsy woman, a man who calls himself king, and an alchemist, all of whom point Santiago in the direction of his quest No one knows what the treasure is, or if Santiago will be able to surmount the obstacles in his path But what starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a discovery of the treasure found within Lush, evocative, and deeply humane, the story of Santiago is an eternal testament to the transforming power of our dreams and the importance of listening to our hearts Illustration Jim Tierney.
The Brazilian author PAULO COELHO was born in in the city of Rio de Janeiro Before dedicating his life completely to literature, he worked as theatre director and actor, lyricist and journalist In , PAULO COELHO did the pilgrimage to Saint James of Compostella, an experience later to be documented in his book The Pilgrimage In the following year, COELHO published The Alchemist Slow initial sales convinced his first publisher to drop the novel, but it went on to become one of the best selling Brazilian books of all time Other titles include Brida , The Valkyries , By the river Piedra I sat Down and Wept , the collection of his best columns published in the Brazilian newspaper Folha de S o Paulo entitle Maktub , the compilation of texts Phrases , The Fifth Mountain , Manual of a Warrior of Light , Veronika decides to die , The Devil and Miss Prym , the compilation of traditional tales in Stories for parents, children and grandchildren , Eleven Minutes , The Zahir , The Witch of Portobello and Winner Stands Alone to be released in During the months of March, April, May and June , Paulo Coelho traveled to celebrate the th anniversary of his pilgrimage to Saint Import EPUB to the Program Import EPUB James of Compostella in He also held surprise book signings announced one day in advance in some cities along the way, to have a chance to meet his readers In ninety days The Alchemist MOBI Ä Paperback of pilgrimage the author traveled around the globe and took the famous Transiberrian train that took him to Vladivostok During this experience Paulo Coelho launched his blog Walking the Path The Pilgrimage in order to share with his readers his impressions Since this first blog Paulo Coelho has expanded his presence in the internet with his daily blogs in Wordpress, Myspace Facebook He is equally present in media sharing sites such as Youtube and Flickr, offering on a regular basis not only texts but also videos and pictures to his readers From this intensive interest and use of the Internet sprang his bold new project The Experimental Witch where he invites his readers to adapt to the screen his book The Witch of Portobello Indeed Paulo Coelho is a firm believer of Internet as a new media and is the first Best selling author to actively support online free distribution of his work.
- 182 pages
- The Alchemist
- Paulo Coelho
- 24 March 2019 Paulo Coelho