The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho <-- I FINALLY got the chance to read this book, and let me tell you, it was well worth the wait! This novel and The Night Circus are perhaps the two most beautiful novels I have ever read! The Alchemist is the first Paulo Coelho novel I have read, and he is most certainly on my list of favourite authors! This novel is pure gold, and magic undoubtedly rests within its pages.
The Alchemist Novel by Paulo Coelho The Alchemist is a novel by Brazilian author Paulo Coelho which was first published in 1988. Originally written in Portuguese, it has been translated into at least 67 languages as of October 2009.... Shawn Frank