Read N Review: The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho

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I was gifted this book years ago by a dear friend, and just got around to reading it for the second time with le boyfriend. I love when we are able to both indulge in a great book together. We typically don’t read fiction books, but we of course made an exception for The Alchemist by Paulo Coelho. Although the story is made up, it’s very much parable-like as many of the topics mentioned in the book can apply to anyone’s life in the real world.

I am sure many of you are familiar with the story of The Alchemist already, but if you aren’t, here is a little recap:

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Read N Review: #girlboss by Sophia Amoruso


I am sure you have seen this book cover at least once before. When I first came across #girlboss during a trip to Barnes and Noble, I had heard the buzz about it, but I didn’t know anything about Sophia Amoruso and I had never heard of Nasty Gal, so I was skeptical about spending my $15 on it, haha. I am a big fan of self-help books and after seeing JennIm give a raving review about it on her YouTube channel, I decided I ought to give it a second look. Coincidentally, it was gifted to me this past Christmas and I finally got around to finishing it last month.

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