The Valkyries: An Encounter With Angels

By: Coelho, Paulo

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A Magical Tale About Forgiving Our Past and Believing in Our Future

The enchanting, true story of The Valkyries begins in Rio de Janeiro when author Paulo Coelho gives his mysterious master J., the only manuscript for his book The Alchemist. Haunted by a devastating curse, Coelho confesses to J., "I′ve seen my dreams fall apart just when I seemed about to achieve them." In response, J. gives Coelho a daunting task: He must find and speak with his guardian angel. "The curse can be broken," he replies, "if you complete the task."

Rising to the challenge, Paulo and his wife, Cristina, drop everything, pack their bags, and take off on a forty day adventure into the starkly beautiful and sometimes dangerous Mojave Desert where they encounter more than they bargained for. A masterful blend of the exotic locales, dramatic adventure, and magical storytelling, for which Coelho′s fictional works are renowned, this true-life account is at once a modern-day adventure and a metaphysical odyssey.

Product Name: The Valkyries: An Encounter With Angels

Author Name: Coelho, Paulo

Categories: Angels,

Edition: First English Edition

Publisher: NY, Harper San Francisco: 1995

ISBN Number: 0062513346

ISBN Number 13: 9780062513342

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Type: Trade Paper

Seller ID: 014028

Description: 245pp.