The Alchemist

by Paulo Coelho and Alan R. Clarke

The Alchemist

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An Andalusian shepherd boy who yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure leaves his home in Spain and journeys to the markets of Tangiers and across the Egyptian desert to a fateful encounter with an alchemist.

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7 weeks on NPR Paperback Fiction Bestseller List

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