The people who know the woman who calls herself "Athena" and is known as "the Witch of Portobello Road" in London--including a reporter, an actress, her mother, her ex-husband, and others--recount their experiences with a remarkable individual.
This gorgeously repackaged international bestseller recounts the spectacular trials of Paulo Coelho and his mysterious mentor, Petrus, as they make their journey of discovery across Spain--on a legendary road that has been traveled by pilgrims since the Middle Ages.
Englisch; Fester Einband
Erschienen: September 2008 / Lieferfrist: 3-5 Wochen (Titel wird speziell besorgt)
Traces the life of Athena, an abandoned daughter of a Transylvania gypsy, in a tale told from the viewpoints of such characters as her adoptive journalist mother, a teacher of calligraphy, and an actress.
Erschienen: Februar 2008 / Lieferfrist: 1-3 Wochen (kurzfristig nicht lieferbar)
Santiago, a young shepherd living in the hills of Andalucia, feels that there is more to life than his humble home and his flock. One day he finds the courage to follow his dreams into distant lands, each step galvanised by the knowledge that he is following the right path: [...]
Veronika ist jung und hübsch, hat viele Verehrer, einen festen Job, eine liebevolle Familie, aber zufrieden und glücklich ist sie nicht. Sie beschließt, zu sterben. Die Überdosis Schlaftabletten bringt sie ins Krankenhaus und schädigt ihr Herz so, daß ihr nun nur noch [...]
Warrior of the Light: A Manual is an inspirational companion to The Alchemist, an international bestseller that has beguiled millions of readers around the world. Every short passage invites us to live out our dreams, to embrace the uncertainty of life, and to rise to meet [...]
This is the story of Santiago, a shepherd boy who dreams of travelling the world in search of a worldly treasure. From his home in Spain, he journeys to Tangiers, and from there into the Egyptian desert, where a fateful encounter with the alchemist awaits him.
Within each of us is a warrior of light. Each of us is capable of listening to the silence of the heart, of accepting failure without letting it get us down and of holding onto hope even in the face of weariness and depression. This text is a guide to the process.
This is a modern-day adventure story featuring Paulo's supernatural encounter with angels - who appear as warrior women and travel through the Mojave desert on their motorbikes. Haunted by a devastating curse, Paulo is instructed by his mysterious spiritual master to embark [...]
One day, a renowned author discovers that his wife, a war correspondent, has disappeared leaving no trace. Was she kidnapped, blackmailed, or simply bored with their marriage? His search for her - and for the truth of his own life - takes him from France to Spain, Croatia [...]
A volume of selected quotes, culled from the author's extensive body of work, offers insight into his spiritual perspectives on the nature of existence.
Englisch; Fester Einband
Erschienen: November 2007 / Lieferfrist: 1-3 Wochen (kurzfristig nicht lieferbar)
Pilar, an independent and practical yet restless young woman, finds her life forever changed by an encounter with a childhood friend, now a handsome seminiarian and rumoured miracle worker, who leads her on a journey through the French Pyrenees.
Embittered by her first experiences of love, a young Brazilian girl travels to Geneva in search of fame and fortune and finds herself working as a prostitute before her beliefs about sex and romance are challenged by her relationship with a young painter. By the author of [...]
Erschienen: April 2005 / Lieferfrist: 1-3 Wochen (kurzfristig nicht lieferbar)
A"leph" marks a return to Paulo Coelho's beginnings. In a frank and surprising personal story, one of the world's most beloved authors embarks on a remarkable and transformative journey of self- discovery. Facing a grave crisis of faith, and seeking a path of spiritual [...]