Publication year: 1995
Media class: Paperback
Resource type: Physical
This is the story of Santiago, a shepherd boy who dreams of travelling the world in search of a worldly treasure. From his home in Spain, he journeys to Tangiers, and from there into the Eygptian desert, where a fateful encounter with the alchemist awaits him.
Number of reservations: 1
At best, enjoyable hokum. At worst, facile claptrap.