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Why I Hate Paulo Coelho's 'The Alchemist'

There are so many reasons why I hate this book. I’ve never read fiction that reads so much like a poorly-executed self-help book before. Coelho shoves the main theme down your throat on every page: if you want something enough, and believe in it, regardless of circumstance, that thing will happen. 191 palabras más

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Keep Going, Don't Stop

Quit is a ‘four-letter word’ that should only be used when there’s no other way to go, but the end. Just carry on if you can…only stop for a breather.

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5. THE DEVIL AND MISS PRYM By Paulo Coelho

This is the first and last experience for me with Paulo Coelho. I’ve heard so much about the guy so wanted to check out a book of his out of curiosity. 148 palabras más

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It takes a huge effort to free yourself from memory.

– Paulo Coelho

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“If God gave you a second chance, would you do anything differently?”
I said yes, but really, I do not know. All I know is that my current heart is a ghost town, one populated by passions, enthusiasm, loneliness, shame, pride, betrayal, and sadness.

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Happy Reading: Hello Spring

Hello everyone! Ready for some good reads? Here is my list for this spring:

The Spy by Paulo Coelho: I was waiting eagerly for this book to come out, however, once it was out I was a little worried that I won’t like it, and therefore end a long love story between me and one of my very favorite authors, so I waited. 615 palabras más

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