Veronika Decides to Die: A Novel of Redemption

By: Coelho, Paulo

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Twenty-four-year-old Veronika seems to have everything--youth and beauty, boyfriends and a loving family, a fulfilling job. But something is missing in her life. So, one cold November morning, she takes a handful of sleeping pills expecting never to wake up. But she does--at a mental hospital where she is told that she has only days to live.

Inspired by events in Coelho's own life, Veronika Decides to Die questions the meaning of madness and celebrates individuals who do not fit into patterns society considers to be normal. Bold and illuminating, it is a dazzling portrait of a young woman at the crossroads of despair and liberation, and a poetic, exuberant appreciation of each day as a renewed opportunity.

Title: Veronika Decides to Die: A Novel of Redemption

Author Name: Coelho, Paulo

Categories: General Fiction,

Publisher: Harper Perennial: June 2006

ISBN Number: 0061124265

ISBN Number 13: 9780061124266

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Used - Very Good

Seller ID: 334866