Brida (novel)

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Author Paulo Coelho
Original title Brida
Country Brazil
Language Portuguese
Genre Love, Mystery, Spiritual
Publisher HarperCollins
Publication date
Pages 266
ISBN 978-0-00-727859-6

Brida is a novel by Brazilian author Paulo Coelho. It is the story of a beautiful young Irish girl and her quest for knowledge. She finds a hermit mage who teaches her to overcome fear and a witch who teaches her how to dance to the hidden music of the world. They see in her a gift, but must let her make her own voyage of discovery. As Brida seeks her destiny, she struggles to find a balance between her relationships and her desire to transform herself. The story is neatly woven around marrying the ancient art of witchcraft to contemporary life.


Brida has sold its rights to 39 languages: Albanian, Arabic, Armenian, Bulgarian, Catalan, Chinese (Simplified), Croatian, Czech, Dutch, English, Estonian, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Hebrew, Hindi, Hungarian, Indonesian, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Latvian, Lithuanian, Macedonian, Malayalam, Marathi, Norwegian, Persian.