Written by best-selling Brazilian novelist Paulo Coelho and translated by Margaret Jull Costa this is an ‘addictive’ read.
The ‘brilliant’ novel begins with a passing thought and ends with obsession. A well-known author wakes up and discovers that his wife – a war correspondent – has disappeared without trace.
Her disappearance is a mystery. Was she fed up with her marriage or was she kidnapped or blackmailed? Her friend Mikhail has also disappeared. Was he just a friend or was he really a lover?
The famous novelist searches for the truth – as well as his wife. He journeys from France to Spain and to Croatia. Eventually, he ends up in Central Asia.
The Zahir is a captivating and powerful tale.
TNT Recommended Reads