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Everything you need to know before reading Veronica Decides to Die, by Paulo Coelho

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IntroductionDo you value your life? Do you accept it for what it is? Do you think you have done anything in your life, and don't know what to do more? Paulo Coelho has the answer for it. Veronika Decides to Die by Paulo Coelho is something more than a mere psychological thriller. It touches the conscience, and directs the thoughts and concepts of humans about their life. It has a profound influence on human race especially on the generation titled as “New Generation”; bearing a fragile mind in their sound body. When life fails to bring in home the colors, merry and jubilation which the young people of today expect, they readily reach at a conclusion that their life is boring and leading a life of this sort is completely absurd. They are living in the world of technology where everything is at their finger tip. The role of science and technology in the human life has shifted the entire concept about human beings and human life. Of course, Veronica Decides to Die won't show you …

Everything you need to know before reading Eleven Minutes, by Paulo Coelho

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Maria, a beautiful Brazilian girl went to Europe to work as an exotic dancer, but ended being a prostitute. An expensive one, "working" in a luxurious bar in Geneva. Maria's goal is to earn enough money to buy a farm in Brazil for her and her parents and leave Swizerland in a year. "Eleven minutes" is her story. But what is her story? The men she had met since she arrived in Geneva always did everything they could to appear confident, as if they were in perfect control of the world and of their own lives; Maria, however, could see in their eyes that they were afraid of their wife, the feeling of panic that they might not be able to get an erection, that they might not seem manly enough even to the ordinary prostitute whom they were paying for her services. If they went to a shop and didn’t like the shoes they had bought, they would be quite prepared to go back, receipt in hand, and demand a refund. And yet, even though they were paying for some fema…

Paulo Coelho - The Alchemist, everything YOU need to know before reading!

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Paulo Coelho - The Alchemist
Now this is something you need to understand, Paulo Coelho is a God artist, he inspires you, shows you the way to understand people, understand the world, religion, psychology, lust. He invites us to explore the mind of an artist, a psychopath, an ordinary human(such as the shepherd in The Alchemist)
Getting to know the book!
While sleeping near a sycamore tree in the sacristy of an abandoned church, Santiago, a shepherd boy, has a recurring dream about a child who tells him that he will find a hidden treasure if he travels to the Egyptian pyramids. An old woman tells Santiago that this dream is prophetic and that he must follow its instructions. Santiago is uncertain, however, since he enjoys the life of a shepherd.


Next Santiago meets a mysterious old man who seems able to read his mind. This man introduces himself as Melchizedek, or the King of Salem. He tells Santiago about good and bad omens and says that it is the shepherd boy's duty to pursue his Per…

Why Paulo Coelho is a TOP Rated Author!

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Paulo Coelho de Souza
Born in: August 24, 1947 Rio de Janeiro, Brazil Occupation: Novelist Language: Portuguese Nationality: Brazilian Years active:1982–up to this day