A Bruxa de Portobello has ratings and reviews. Huda said: ونجح باولو كويلو في أن يجعلني أعطي نجمة واحدة لكتاب يمجد قداسة الأنثى-_-الرواي. Na obra de Paulo Coelho não faltam personagens fortes. São homens e mulheres que, para encontrar seu próprio caminho, precisam enfrentar a sociedade e. : A Bruxa De Portobello () by Paulo Coelho and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at.

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One day she just decides that she wanted to drop pottobello of college, get married and have a baby. Just as that is no longer a “landscape”, but a red canvas, “The Witch of Portobello” does not have many nar Coelho probably believes that every human being has a divine essence that’s the same for everyone, because every single one of his POV characters has the same preachy voice explaining the same shitty philosophy in the same pompous manner.

If you refer to Dracula being the work of an Irishman who never visited Transylvania, I get that it’s Bram Stoker without being told, thanks. Portonello enjoyed Paulo Coelho’s work before, but this is a very weak novel. In lieu of someone wanting to read it. Frankly, I didn’t like it.

Maybe I pottobello like this about the book because of the books I’ve recently read. The work also expounds a selection of philosophies, which bear a certain degree of similarity to Coelho’s teachings from previous novels and carry the characteristic imprint of his own ideas, as well as a citation regarding the ephemeral nature of desires, which appears in most of Coelho’s novels.


It took me 9 months to make it halfway through and I Update: A phoned-in, whimper of a book. What a load of crap, this.!!! To ask other readers questions about A Bruxa de Portobelloplease sign up. Two years later, portobelko marriage falls apart because they are facing too many problems due to their young age and lack of money or mostly because he felt that she loved only the child and used him to get what she wanted. How she ended up that way creates the intrigue sustaining the book.

So she sets out to find answers to the classical question of “Who am I?

He is equally present in media sharing sites such as Youtube bfuxa Flickr, offering on a regular basis not only texts but also videos and pictures to his readers. I don’t know what’s the fuzz about this book. The Witch of Portobello complete and free! Oh, and the editor’s notes just insulted my intelligence.

A Bruxa de Portobello [The Witch of Portobello]

Paulo Coelho is a bit like a literary version of Dr Phil. Not only that but some of Coelho ideas are presented in a pretty fuzzy manner, so abstract as to be nonsensical. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Portibello account. And, if you reference Maronite Christians, but it doesn’t add a damn thing to your brkxa, you don’t have to interrupt a thought to tell me what their sect believes.

Are these porrtobello real? One of only less than an handful, I can say that about. I tried so hard to like Athena but she sounded like some woman on crack. Thanks to this horrible novel, this is about all I can take of Coelho for the time being The “reveal” at the end was only surprising because it was dumb and unnecessary.


It falls into a category that I call “Spirituality ” –those books that take time-tested universal truths espoused by many great thinkers, psychologists, theologists, self-help books, New Age books, etc. Nobody that I like. It’s no good even for poking fun at. The child, Sherine Khalil renames herself Athena. Slow initial sales convinced his first publisher to drop the novel, but it went on to become one of the best selling Brazilian books of all time.

A Bruxa de Portobello [The Witch of Portobello] : Paulo Coelho :

Open Preview See a Problem? Quotes from A Bruxa de Portob Paulo Coelho fans, people who loved The Celestine Prophesy and similar books. Never once did I sympathize or care what happened to Athena or Sherine or Hagia Sofia all one personand that is the worst flaw a book can contain. There are many ways to achieve happiness by being close to the Mother. All the Coelho books I bought on a whim are now going into the attic until I can hawk them at some yardsale.

My fault, I should have read some reviews before assuming it’s about a witch in the historical or fictional sense. In her quest, she opens her heart to intoxicating powers of mother and becomes a controversial spiritual leader in London.

The story is supposed to be the voices of different people, but the Catholic priest, the Lebanese mother, the year old restaurant owner, are all utterly indistinct.