About The Book:
Written by Paulo Coelho Published Year 1999
Veronika has everything she could wish for. She is young and pretty, has plenty of boyfriends, a steady job, a loving family. Yet she is not happy; something is lacking in her life, and one morning she decides to die. She takes an overdose of sleeping pills, only to wake up some time later in the local hospital. There she is told that her heart is damaged and she has only a few days to live. The story follows Veronika through these intense days as to her surprise she finds herself experiencing feelings she has never really felt before. Against all odds she finds herself falling in love and even wanting to live again.
Paulo Coelho always writes books that inspires the readers to see life in a new perspective. This is one of my favorite books, I think it is something that alot of people can relate to, at some point a person may think of how bored he is of life the same as the feeling of the heroine in this book.