Black Count and The Man in the Brown Suit [Mini Reviews]

Black Count by Tom ReissThe subtitle of this biography of General Dumas (Alexandre Dumas's father): Glory, Revolution, Betrayal, and the Real Count of Monte Cristo, tells you exactly what this book, written by Tom Reiss, is about.General Thomas-Alexandre Dumas was a son of a renegade nobleman: Marquis de la Pailletarie and his slave: Marie-Cessete Dumas. He was born in 1762 in French sugar colony:...

Jasmerah – Wirianto Sumartono

Judul : Jasmerah: Pidato-Pidato Spektakuler Bung Karno Sepanjang Masa Penyusun : Wirianto Sumartono Penerbit : Laksana Edisi : Cetakan pertama, 2018 Format : Paperback, 262 halaman “Mari kita berjalan terus dengan sejarah itu, dan jangan berhenti, sebab siapa yang berhenti … Continue reading →

In Cold Blood by Truman Capote

Judul: In Cold Blood Penulis: Truman Capote Penerbit: Penguin Essentials (2012) Halaman: 343p Beli di: Big Bad Wolf Jakarta 2018 …Continue reading →

The Disappearance of Émile Zola by Michael Rosen

Alfred Dreyfus was a Jewish army officer who was falsely accused of treason (passing secrets to Germany). Perhaps it was the fact that he was a Jewish, that blew out the case into anti-semitic issue, which then torn France into two bitter sides.At that time, Zola has established himself as a successful writer, having just finished his ambitious literary project: the Rougon-Macquart series. He could...

The Other Boleyn Girl by Philippa Gregory

Judul: The Other Boleyn Girl Penulis: Philippa Gregory Penerbit: Touchstone (2001) Halaman: 661p Beli di: Reading Lights Bandung (IDR 50k) …Continue reading →

In the Garden of Beasts by Erik Larson

Judul: In the Garden of Beasts Penulis: Erik Larson Penerbit: Broadway Paperbacks (2011) Halaman: 448p Beli di: Better World Books …Continue reading →

Whittington by Alan Armstrong

Judul: Whittington Penulis: Alan Armstrong Illustrator: S.D. Schindler Penerbit: Yearling (2006) Halaman: 208p Beli di: Bras Basah, Singapura (thank you, …Continue reading →

Erstwhile Blogtour & Giveaway

Judul/Title: Erstwhile: Persekutuan Sang Waktu Penulis/Author: Rio Haminoto Jumlah halaman/Pages: 368 Penerbit/Publisher: Koloni Publisher (PT Gramedia Pustaka Utama – M&C) ISBN: 978-602-428-485-5 Harga/Price: Rp 75.000 Dapat dibeli di/Available at:  Sinopsis/Synopsis: Raphael Harijono (Rafa) adalah seorang pria asal Indonesia yang memiliki kegemaran yang begitu besar pada artefak. Dalam sebuah...

[Review] Tiga Sandera Terakhir

Judul : Tiga Sandera TerakhirPenulis : Brahmanto AninditoPenyunting : Hermawan Aksan, Miranda HarlanPenata aksara : Aksin MakrufDesainer sampul : OesmanPenerbit : Noura BooksCetakan : Pertama, Mei 2015ISBN : 978-602-0989-47-1Sertu Anam melihan pergerakan di semak-semak di posisi jam 9-nya. Dia segera putar badan. Tapi terlambat. Terbaring di sana, seorang anggota OPM brewok, botak dan bertelanjang...

The Wonder by Emma Donoghue

Judul: The Wonder Penulis: Emma Donoghue Penerbit: Little, Brown and Company (2016) Halaman: 291p Beli di: Book Depository (IDR 149,120) …Continue reading →
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