Sunday, 7 January 2018

#8 The Alchemist

The Alchemist
By Paulo Coelho 



Published:  1st may 1993
Genre: Fiction, classics, fantasy, philosophy, novels, spirituality
Edition: Paperback
Source: Gift
Pages: 197
My rating: 5/5 
Goodreads rating: 3.82/5

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.”

This is a very inspirational book. I did not know what I was going to read about when I started reading so it was a good surprise. 

Characters 
1.  Boy
A boy who tries to find his destiny at any cost. 

The Plot 
A boy goes on a trip to find himself in the world and his mission.

Where the action takes place 
In the world.

How is it written
I read the original version so I am not sure how the English version is written. The Portuguese version you can understand that the author is Brazilian. Easy and light to read.

Likes 
Easy and light to read. The pursuit of happiness.

Dislikes 
A bit of modern self help.

Price 
Amazon: £7.76 ; Kindle: £ 5.99
Waterstones: £9.99
Foyles: £9.99-12.99
WH Smith: £ 6.99-9.99
Kobo: £5.99; Audiobook: £20.09

In Conclusion 
If you want an inspirational book that helps you to pursuit your destiny on Earth... this is the one!