by Paulo Coelho
In BriefA Spanish shepherd boy dreams of treasure and sets out to find it. His quest takes him to Morocco and across the Sahara to Egypt. Along the way he is advised by a colourful cast of characters, including the wise Alchemist.
Why you should read itTranslated into a record-breaking 56 languages, The Alchemist has sold more than 65 million copies, inspiring people all over the world through this simple tale of self-discovery and following your dream.