The Alchemist Summary
Paulo Coelho

Everything you need to understand or teach The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho.

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The Alchemist Summary

The Alchemist is subtitled "A Fable About Following Your Dreams." Fables are cautionary tales that have a point to make. The universal point this story makes is that everyone has a special destiny, and yet not everyone resolves to attain it because it takes hard work. Reaching one's destiny requires leaving behind familiar surroundings. It also demands persistence, the ability to change when appropriate and the willingness to respond to omens...

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