Eleven Minutes written by Paulo Coelho
Eleven Minutes is the story of Maria, a young girl from a Brazilian village, whose first innocent brushes with love leave her heartbroken. At a tender age, she becomes convinced that she will never find true love, instead believing that “love is a terrible thing that will make you suffer. . . .” A chance meeting in Rio takes her to Geneva, where she dreams of finding fame and fortune. Maria’s despairing view of love is put to the test when she meets a handsome young painter. In this odyssey of self-discovery, Maria has to choose between pursuing a path of darkness.
Eleven Minutes. The world revolved around something that only took eleven minutes.
In Eleven Minutes, a new international bestseller by the author of The Alchemist, PAULO COELHO tells the story of Maria. Well known the Brazilian author, who was born in 1947 in the city of Rio de Janeiro. Before dedicating his life completely to literature, he worked as theater director and actor, lyricist and journalist.
Finally, I was Inspired to create a story BABETA. Babeta is a Swiss word, meaning a foreign women who is the main character of the story which I wrote. Story BABETA has been posted in Nepali section.
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