Demonio y la Senorita Prym = The Devil and Miss Prym. Paulo Coelho, Author Grijalbo $ (0p) ISBN El Demonio y La Senorita Prym by Paulo Coelho, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide. Results 1 – 30 of El demonio y la senorita Prym / The Devil and Miss Prym (Spanish Edition) by Coelho, Paulo; Ventos, M. Dolors and a great selection of.

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When i read the short summary in the back of the book and also some general reviews I thought I was in for a treat about a struggle between good and evil tied coelo with some suspense or some drama. I was disappointed, but not surprised, at seeing Coelho again patronise and discredit his female characters.

Maybe that works for some readers. It had the morality struggle but I found that it lacked a certain luster in the story in general.

El Demonio y la Senorita Prym by Paulo Coelho (1 star ratings)

Withoutabox Submit to Film Festivals. Started with a lot of excitement as the story attempted to tackle a tremendous topic. Are people essentially good or evil? Get to Know Us.

Demonio y la Senorita Prym = The Devil and Miss Prym

I went on holiday and purposfully “forgot” it at home. Yet here I am, reviewing another waste of my time, and here you are, reading up on why it doesn’t deserve a chance. The book was supposed to be one way of looking at the problem of evil,I guess.

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I guess I’ll hate him as an author by the time I finish the Inspired by devil indeed. I felt that she was molded after every single stereotype of the weak woman that is out there: Amazon Music Stream millions of songs.

Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. Another static Coelho element here was his tendency laulo treat his readers as though they are utterly stupid.


Although I appreciate the ideas and thought the author is trying to provoke I felt that, at least to me, the intentions were dumbed down by his lack of feeling and passion in his writing.

El Demonio y la Senorita Prym: He also held surprise book signings – announced one day in advance – in some cities along the way, to have a chance pauoo meet his readers. To be honest I got lost when reading this book. The more I read Coelho,the more I dislike him. I was born and raised as a Catholic, but lost faith in my late teens, partly due to the hypocrisy and refusal of the Church to evolve; I would now describe myself as an atheist with buddhist affinities; apologies if I offend anyone with my comments.

I’m just not a Coelho fan. There is no work left for the reader to do, except sit back and be fed the already digested particularly devoid of nutrients meal. I found the English translation to be unremarkable and can only hope that the original Portuguese is more inspiring, but in view of all other shortcomings of the book, I doubt it.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. View all 15 comments. I was hoping to find at the very least interesting language or memorable characters. I don’t think it’s subtle or simple. Customers who bought this item also bought. Coelho seems to have no faith in his reader’s intellectual abilities whatsoever.

Slow initial sales convinced his first publisher to drop the novel, but it went on to become one of the best selling Brazilian demonko of all time.

This book would be the seventh I read, written by Paulo Coelho but unfortunately I gave up halfway through. I would go to some remote place, where everyone looked on dwmonio with joy, peace and compassion, and I would see lq I could make the people break a few of the Ten Commandments.

Do we have good and e You’re surely all now aware of my disdain for Coelho and his lacklustre attempts at philosophy.


Product details Paperback Publisher: I’m going to be honest The book is pretty pointless. One more note on authorial voice: Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. I could not read it for entertainment, because the plot line is so predictable. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life. Paperbackpages. But this book is better than the ‘by the riviere piedra i sat down and cry’.

I could not read The Devil and Miss Prym as a morality play or an allegory, just because the conflict has been in use for centuries. Before dedicating his life completely to literature, he worked as theatre director and actor, lyricist and journalist.

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He tries to answer a question that cannot be answered. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews. Not sure why, as it is well written and the story and characters are intriguing. Published September 1st by Editorial Grijalbo first published Those are two perfect words for this book.

In fact, I do not hesitate to call Paulo Coelho the worst writer of all time. So, sometime in any given July, Viscos would be bloated with visitors and cycling enthusiasts and possibly Saint-Savin and Ahab who would line up the sides of the its main road to cheer the riders coflho.

He just explains everything too much, I’m not stupid I got it the first time! From this intensive interest coeloh use of ek Internet sprang his bold new project: