She meets a wise man who dwells in a forest, who teaches her about overcoming her fears and trusting in the goodness of the world, and a woman who teaches her how to dance to the music of the world, and how to pray to the moon.
As Brida seeks her destiny, she struggles to find a balance between her relationships and her desire to become a witch.
This enthralling novel incorporates themes that fans of Paulo Coelho will recognize and treasure. It is a tale of love, passion, mystery, and spirituality from the master storyteller.
©2008 Paulo Coelho; (P)2008 HarperCollins Publishers
This was a simple book, easy to listen to and follow along. It is in the same category as The Alchemist, in terms of content, so if you liked The Alchemist, you'll probably appreciate this book. I would recommend for fans of this author.
I loved this book and found myself randomly stopping the narration to contemplate the ideologies and spiritual concepts presented therein. This is a lovely story that encourages us to view the world with a different set of eyes and openness to the less obvious aspects of our existence in the universe. If you are a Paulo Coelho fan, you don't want to miss this one.
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I did not enjoy this book in fact I had a hard time finishing it. The characters left me cold and the story line was ragged. I felt the author was trying to combine a philosophy with a novel and neither clearly presented, It just never worked for me.
Along with the alchemist reading those 2 books transfers you to euphoric stage of not nostalgic but rather top of the mountain isolation feel .. From there our mind is clear ...
May be not. I love work of Coelho but i do not agree with his point of view in this book.
Mixed religious messege
One night passion to recognize true love.?????? And after all philosofical aproach that it is ok if you just move on??????
I will stick with business books
No film needed
I have red couple of books by Paulo Coelho and it is always like I can't stop till it's finished.
The beautiful story of Brida presented on very nice and mysterious background makes the book even more absorbing.
I think Narrator could be more 'romantic' to fit to the mood of the story.
All in all... Highly Recommended Book!
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