Just finished this book. Lots to think about...I am still processing. (I wonder what Ms. Saver's opinion is on this one. Surely shes read it.)

"When you really want something to happen, the entire universe conspires in helping you achieve it.” This one sentence captures the essence of the book in its entirety. The Alchemist is the story of a simple shepherd boy named Santiago, who believing in recurring dreams and prophetic signs, decides to undertake a journey across the deserts of Egypt in search for buried treasure.