The alchemist
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San Francisco : HarperOne, 2014.
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25th anniversary edition.
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182 pages : illustrations ; 21 cm.
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English
Reading Level
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Level 6.4, 6 Points
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910

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"This book is an English version of O Alquimista, the Portuguese original edition, published in Brazil by Editora Rocco Ltd. (Rio de Janeiro). Copyright 1988 by Paulo Coelho. Previous paperback editions were published in 1994 and 1998 by HarperOne, a division of HarperCollins Publishers. A HarperFlamingo edition was published in 1998. A previous HarperPerennial paperback edition was published in 1998 . . . . English version copyright 1993 by Paulo Coelho and Alan R. Clarke. Updated introduction copyright 2014 by HarperCollins Publishers"--Title page verso.
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An Andalusian shepherd boy named Santiago travels from his homeland in Spain to the Egyptian desert in search of a treasure buried in the Pyramids. Along the way he meets a Gypsy woman, a man who calls himself king, and an alchemist, all of whom point Santiago in the direction of his quest. No one knows what the treasure is, or if Santiago will be able to surmount the obstacles along the way. But what starts out as a journey to find worldly goods turns into a discovery of the treasures found within.
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Translated from the Portuguese.

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APA Citation, 7th Edition (style guide)

Coelho, P., & Clarke, A. R. (. (2014). The alchemist (25th anniversary edition.). HarperOne.

Chicago / Turabian - Author Date Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Coelho, Paulo and Alan R. (Translator), Clarke. 2014. The Alchemist. San Francisco: HarperOne.

Chicago / Turabian - Humanities (Notes and Bibliography) Citation, 17th Edition (style guide)

Coelho, Paulo and Alan R. (Translator), Clarke. The Alchemist San Francisco: HarperOne, 2014.

MLA Citation, 9th Edition (style guide)

Coelho, Paulo,, and Alan R. (Translator) Clarke. The Alchemist 25th anniversary edition., HarperOne, 2014.

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