The Spy

In his new novel, Paulo Coelho, best selling author of The Alchemist and Adultery, brings to life one of history s most enigmatic women Mata Hari HER ONLY CRIME WAS TO BE AN INDEPENDENT WOMAN When Mata Hari arrived in Paris she was penniless Within months she was the most celebrated woman in the

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Two Brothers

Twin brothers Omar and Yaqub may share the same features, but they could not be different from one another And the possessive love of their mother, Zana, stirs the troubled waters between them even After a brutally violent exchange between the young boys, Yaqub, the good son, is sent f

O Sol na Cabeça

Em O Sol na Cabe a , Geovani Martins narra a inf ncia e a adolesc ncia de garotos para quem s ang stias e dificuldades pr prias da idade soma se a viol ncia de crescer no lado menos favorecido da Cidade partida , o Rio de Janeiro das primeiras d cadas do s culo XXI Em Rol zim , uma turma de ado

Ways to Disappear

Deep in gambling debt, the celebrated Brazilian writer Beatriz Yagoda is last seen holding a suitcase and a cigar and climbing into an almond tree She abruptly vanishes.In snowy Pittsburgh, her American translator Emma hears the news and, against the wishes of her boyfriend and Beatriz s two grown

Perfect Days

A twisted young medical student kidnaps the girl of his dreams and embarks on a dark and delirious road trip across Brazil in the English language debut of Brazil s most celebrated young crime writer Teo Avelar is a loner He lives with his paraplegic mother and her dog in Rio de Janeiro, he does

The Alchemist

Paulo Coelho s enchanting novel has inspired a devoted following around the world This story, dazzling in its powerful simplicity and soul stirring wisdom, is about an Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago who travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried