The twentieth book from the much loved and much acclaimed international bestselling author Paulo Coelho bears a heavy dose of his own life. Ii is to a great extent autobiographical. Hippie takes us through a chain of events happened in his life.
DC Books is releasing its Malayalam edition way before its English edition comes as a gift to all his malayali readers. Paulo Coelho’s’ Malayalam Translations released by DC Books are read widely. The novel is originally written in Portuguese.
In Hippie, he narrates his own tale-Paulo, a young, skinny Brazilian man with a goatee and long, flowing hair, who wants to become a writer and sets off on a journey in search of a deeper meaning for his life: first on the famous “Death Train” to Bolivia, then on to Peru, later hitchhiking through Chile and Argentina.
Paulo’s travels take him farther to the famous Dam Square in Amsterdam filled with young people wearing vibrant clothes and burning incense, meditating and playing music, while discussing sexual liberation, the expansion of consciousness, and the search for an inner truth.