Brida is a tale of love, passion, mystery, and spirituality from a master storyteller. Coelho wrote Brida right after The Alchemist, and it had launched his career as an international novelist.
Brida, a young Irish
girl, and her quest for knowledge. She has long been interested in
various aspects of magic but is searching for something more. Her search
leads her to people of great wisdom, who begin to teach Brida about the
spiritual world. She meets a wise man who dwells in a forest, who
teaches her about overcoming her fears and trusting in the goodness of
the world, and a woman who teaches her how to dance to the music of the
world, and how to pray to the moon. As Brida seeks her destiny, she
struggles to find a balance between her relationships and her desire to
become a witch.
This enthralling novel incorporates themes that
fans of Paulo Coelho will recognize and treasure. It is a tale of love,
passion, mystery, and spirituality from the master storyteller