Summer reading: The Alchemist

Book cover for The AlchemistThe Alchemist
Paulo Coelho

In his book The Alchemist, Paulo Coelho tells the story of Santiago, a young boy from Andalusia who goes on a magical adventure to find treasure. On his journey, he meets new people and goes on exciting adventures that help him broaden his horizons and gain wisdom about his life. In the end, he learns to have more trust in fate and in himself.

SHREYA RAMESH
Class of 2024
Bioengineering + Business

This book is part of the 2021 Berkeley Summer Reading List. Stay tuned for more weekly posts!