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The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho
It is amazing that this book has caused such an uproar. I was told to buy this book by quite a few people who told me it changed their life and how they live it. So I bought it.
I found it quaint, easy to read and that was about it.
And before anyone gets all excited..yes I got the point of the book...search out your destiny, dare to dream, action is better than inaction, our treasure lies within and so on.
I believe much of that myself...and have been inspired by books with much the same message. I love fables(ie: The Little Prince).
I am not a "book snob". My reading tastes are all over the map. All I look for is whether or not the book did what it was… Read more