A stroll through the universal traditions and legends, lulled by the unforgettable magic words "Once upon a time..."
Offering 231 texts, this book by Paulo Coelho contains joyful, amazing and dramatic stories for readers of all ages. Most of them recount traditional legends and tales from many cultures. Included are also stories inspired by the author's personal experience and episodes from the lives of celebrated names, as means of reflection. The 304-page book in beautiful hard cover brings more than forty colourful illustrations by Christina Oiticica.