Review: The Alchemist
All , Fantasy / July 26, 2018

Title: The Alchemist Author: Paulo Coelho Genre: Fantasy/ Philosophy Publication date: 1993 Summary: Paulo Coelho’s masterpiece tells the mystical story of Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His quest will lead him to riches far different—and far more satisfying—than he ever imagined. Santiago’s journey teaches us about the essential wisdom of listening to our hearts, of recognizing opportunity and learning to read the omens strewn along life’s path, and, most importantly, to follow our dreams. It has been a while since my last review and to be honest I didn’t expect my come back to be with The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. I started it today by chance – I was at the gym and I had no music on my phone (I know there is this thing called The Internet but I was almost out of battery). So I decided to start the audio book then and here I am, few hours later, writing a review. I was a bit skeptic at first – I’ve heard a lot of talk about Paulo Coelho‘s books and mainly how when a model in some competition is asked for a favorite book they…