Brazilian novelist Paulo Coelho is one of the world's best-loved storytellers, best known perhaps for his novel The Alchemist. He has sold more than 86 million books in over 150 countries and his works have been translated into 66 languages. He has received numerous literary awards and his books have appeared on bestseller lists in Brazil, the UK, the USA, France, Germany, Iran, Canada, Italy, Israel, Finland, Serbia, Greece, Romania, Bulgaria, Russia, and Lithuania. The all-time best selling Portuguese language author also writes a weekly column that is published in more than 45 countries.
His latest book, The Witch of Portobello, is based in London, and is filled with his familiar themes: spirituality, relationships, destiny and freedom.
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