"The Road to Santiago was the biggest change in my life. Thanks to the pilgrimage, I decided to follow my Personal Legend and become a writer."
The Pilgrimage paved the way to Paulo Coelho's international bestselling novel The Alchemist. In many ways, these two volumes are companions—to truly comprehend one, you must read the other.
Step inside this captivating account of Coelho's pilgrimage along the road to Santiago. This fascinating parable explores the need to find one's path. In the end, we discover that the extraordinary is always found in the ordinary and simple ways of everyday people. Part adventure story, part guide to self-discovery, this compelling tale delivers the perfect combination of enchantment and insight.
“An exciting tale.” — Library Journal
“A universal quest toward an expanded view of life.” — Dan Millman, author of THE WAY OF THE PEACEFUL WARRIOR
“The keys to self-mastery...wrapped in suspense and adventure.” — Body Mind Spirit
“Among Latin American writers only Columbia’s Gabriel Garcia Marquez is more widely read than Brazil’s Paulo Coelho.” — The Economist