President Obama quotes Paulo Coelho's The Valkyries in his speech in Brazil
March 2011

On March 20th President Obama made a speech to 2,000 Brazilians in Rio de Janeiro and he closed it quoting Paulo Coelho's The Valkyries:

'It's that sense of possibility, that sense of optimism that first drew pioneers to this New World. It's what binds our nations together as partners in this new century. It's why we believe, in the words of Paulo Coelho, one of your most famous writers, "With the strength of our love and our will, we can change our destiny, as well as the destiny of many others.'

Aleph is #1 in
30th September 2011

Aleph has topped the book charts in Argentina, Australia, Bulgaria, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, South-Korea, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain, Ecuador, Finland, The Netherlands, Hungary, India, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania, Macedonia, Mexico, Peru, Portugal, Serbia, Turkey, Venezuela and the USA. The novelís been sold to more than 40 publishing houses in different nations and itís been translated to more than 33 languages.

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