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Veronika Decides to Die: A Novel of Redemption

Вероника решает умереть - Paulo Coelho Coelho suffers from the cheesiness factor but sometimes you have a bus in two hours and that times just disappears in readable, Khalil ghiban inflected prose. A little cloying and trifle didactic , but a keep

he is of course to some degree over-rated; the hundred thousand readership is partly due to 'appealing to the lower common denominator' of cloying/ 'world-wise' prose, perhaps taken to the highest degree in [b:Celestine Prophecy|13103|The Celestine Prophecy (Celestine Prophecy, #1)|James Redfield|http://d202m5krfqbpi5.cloudfront.net/books/1341360412s/13103.jpg|2603195]; Coelho is slightly new agey despite his actual criticism about new ageism...

nevertheless, you can just bite off this book. so i err on the side of generosity. call it a 4/5 and try to tune out the real coelho-fanatics.