The Winner Stands Alone

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HarperCollins, 2009 - Cannes (France) - 373 pages
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The Winner Stands Alone is the enthralling new novel by the incomparable Paulo Coelho.

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User Review  - Micalhut - LibraryThing

The most provacative of all Coelho's books that I've read, but not in a warming way. It niggles into fears we all habor about how seemingly sane people can be completely and murderously insane. I also ... Read full review

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User Review  - ukaissi - LibraryThing

I liked this book. It is a successful attempt by Paulo Cohello to expose the dark sides of the human nature by going deep into the human mind. In fact the main character Igor may personify every ... Read full review

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About the author (2009)

Paulo Coelho was born in Rio de Janeiro in 1947. He has become one of the most widely read and loved authors in the world. Especially renowned for The Alchemist and Eleven Minutes, he has sold more than 100 million books worldwide and his work has been translated into 67 languages. The recipient of numerous prestigious international awards, amongst them the Crystal Award by the World Economic Forum and France's Legion d'Honneur, Paulo Coelho was inducted into the Brazilian Academy of Letters in 2002. He writes a weekly column syndicated throughout the world. Paulo's blog is at

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