The international best-seller, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari, is a self-help book and a business fable that will encourage you to follow your life’s mission and calling. Summary of the Book Robin Sharma’s The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari is the story of a highly successful fictional lawyer, Julian Mantle. At the peak of his career, he sells his mansion and Ferrari to go on a spiritual journey in the Himalayan mountains to study the seven virtues of the Sages of Sivana. The mysteries of life and the power of self unfolds as Mantle interacts with his best friend, John, and discusses his journey. About Robin Sharma Robin Sharma is a Canadian writer who is known for his work, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari. Until the age of 25, Sharma worked as a litigation lawyer. In 1994, he self-published a book named MegaLiving. This book dealt with how one could cope stress with effective management and spirituality. He had initially self-published his most famous work, The Monk Who Sold His Ferrari. Eventually, HarperCollins picked it up for wider distribution. He is also the founder of the training company, Sharma Leadership International. He has published twelve books till now including Who Will Cry When You Die, The Saint, The Surfer, and the CEO, and The Leader Who Had No Title.