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User Review  - eadieburke - LibraryThing

This book is a fast read but is very thought provoking. It is a parable about the struggle between good and evil. The two main characters, the heroine and the villain, represent both sides of our ... Read full review

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User Review  - PilgrimJess - LibraryThing

A tale of good v evil? A stranger visits a dying village carrying 11 bars of gold and on meeting Miss Prym makes a strange proposition. If the inhabitants of the village kills a member of their ... Read full review

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User Review  - LynnB - LibraryThing

I enjoyed this story of the struggle between good and evil. The discussions between characters on human nature were thought-provoking. Combined with a good story -- will the villagers accept the Stranger's wager or not -- I was totally grabbed by this book. Read full review

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User Review  - jmoncton - LibraryThing

I was hesitant to start this because so many people have found his book, The Alchemist to be life-changing, and I thought it was a beautifully written metaphor, but never quite understood all of the ... Read full review

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User Review  - Venqat65 - LibraryThing

Another captivating book by Coelho. This one deals with the concept of greed and the battle between good and evil. I found the story to be very good at grabbing the reader and keeping him interested ... Read full review

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User Review  - superphoenix - LibraryThing

Its my first Paul Coelho, and i really liked it. Its not your usual morality books, but the way Paul handles the characters and weaves the story - is interesting. Read full review

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User Review  - misibea - LibraryThing

I picked up this book from the library after finishing Eleven Minutes. I was not disappointed. I enjoyed reading The Devil and Miss Prym. Like most of Paul Coelho's books I found this book a very easy ... Read full review

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User Review  - StephenBarkley - LibraryThing

A stranger walks into an isolated village and offers unimaginable wealth to the villagers if someone is found murdered by the end of the week. What a great premise for a story! It’s sad that such an ... Read full review

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User Review  - Athy127 - LibraryThing

A good book about the ongoing fight in people's minds to do the right thing or to do the wrong thing. Read full review

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User Review  - theportal2002 - LibraryThing

Great story. I really enjoy Paulo Coelho's books as he always has a life lesson to be uncovered, very zen like. Read full review


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