Veronika Decides to Die

A Novel of Redemption
Product Number: EB00242281
Released: Mar 21, 2014
Business Term: 26 Circ
ISBN: #9780061835438
Publisher: HarperOne
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Description

Twenty-four-year-old Veronika seems to have everything-youth and beauty, boyfriends and a loving family, a fulfilling job. But something is missing in her life. So, one cold November morning, she takes a handful of sleeping pills expecting never to wake up. But she does-at a mental hospital where she is told that she has only days to live. Inspired by events in Coelho's own life, Veronika Decides to Die questions the meaning of madness and celebrates individuals who do not fit into patterns society considers to be normal. Bold and illuminating, it is a dazzling portrait of a young woman at the crossroads of despair and liberation, and a poetic, exuberant appreciation of each day as a renewed opportunity.

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Author(s): Paulo Coelho
Original Publish Date: Mar 17, 2009

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Author(s): Paulo Coelho
Narrator(s): Fran Tunno
Product Number Z100119988
Released: Sep 27, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
Publisher: HarperAudio
ISBN: #9780061845642

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