#136 How I Live Now

Title: How I Live Now Author: Meg Rosoff Release Date: November 20th, 2004. Publisher: Wendy Lamb Books (an imprint of Random House) Format: Paperback Page Count: 194 pages Status: Read from September 24 to 25, 2014 Genre: Young Adults, Contemporary Romance, Coming of Age. Literary Awards: Orange Prize Nominee for New Writers (2005), Printz Award…

#135 The Blazing World

Title: The Blazing World Author: Siri Hustvedt Release Date: March 11th, 2014 (First published January 1st, 2014) Publisher: Simon & Schuster Format: ebook Page Count: 368 pages Status: Read from August 31 to September 07, 2014 Genre: Art, Literary Fiction, Feminism Literary Awards: Man Booker Prize Longlist (2014) With The Blazing World, Siri Hustvedt tells…

#133 Liar & Spy

Title: Liar & Spy Author: Rebecca Stead Release Date: August 6th, 2013 Publisher: Yearling Format: Paperback Page count: 192 pages Genre: Childrens/Middle Grade Seventh grader Georges moves into a Brooklyn apartment building and meets Safer, a twelve-year-old self-appointed spy. Georges becomes Safer’s first spy recruit. His assignment? Tracking the mysterious Mr. X, who lives in…

#131 Of Mice and Men

Title: Of Mice and Men Author: John Steinbeck Release Date: February 1st, 1994 (first published 1937) Publisher: Penguin Classic Format: Kindle Page Count: 138 Pages Status: Read -September 7th, 2014 Genre: Adult, American Lit, Classic An unlikely pair, George and Lennie, two migrant workers in California during the Great Depression, grasp for their American Dream.…

#129 Lampau

Title: Lampau Author: Sandi Firly Release Date: April 2013 Publisher: Gagas Media Format: Paperback Page Count: 356 pages Status: Read from August 25 to 26, 2014 Genre: Novel, Indonesian Lit. Goodreads: Aku mengingatmu, gadis berkepang dua. Di jalan menyusuri masa kecil. Senyum manis, cinta pertamaku. Mengingatmu adalah perjalanan panjang kembali ke buku-buku bergaris masa sekolah…

#125 The Tiger Rising

Title: The Tiger Rising Author: Kate DiCamillo Translator: M. Raras Rumanti Release Date: April 2005 Publisher: Gramedia Pustaka Utama Format: Paperback Page Count: 146 Pages Status: Read from May 07 to 08, 2014 Genre: Middle Grade Suatu pagi, saat berjalan-jalan di hutan Florida yang berkabut, Rob Horton sangat terkejut ketika menemukan seekor harimu. Harimau yang…

#124 Reality Boy

Title: Reality Boy Author: A. S. King Release Date: October 22nd, 2013 Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers Format: ebook Page Count: 272 pages Status: Read from May 5th to 7th, 2014 Genre: Young Adult, Mental Health, Coming Of Age, Realistic Fiction. Gerald Faust knows exactly when he started feeling angry: the day his…

#122 Three Wishes

Title: Three Wishes Author: Liane Moriarty Release Date: October 14th 2009 (first published 2003) Publisher: Harper Collins Format: ebook Page Count: 384 pages Genre: Women Fiction, Chick Lit, Romance, Drama. Lyn, Cat, and Gemma Kettle, beautiful thirty-three-year-old triplets, seem to attract attention everywhere they go. Whenever they’re together, laughter, drama, and mayhem seem to follow.…

#119 Flora & Ulysses

Title: Flora & Ulysses: The Illuminated Adventures Author: Kate DiCamillo Ilustrator: K. G. Campbell Release Date: September 24th, 2013. Publisher: Candlewick Press (MA) Format: ebook Page Count: 155 pages Genre: Fantasy, Middle Grade Literary Award: Newbery Medal 2014 Dari cerita jagoan-jagoan Marvel, kita jadi punya stereotip bahwa manusia biasa bisa memiliki kemampuan super berkat kejadian…

[Book vs Movie] Nick & Norah’s Infinite playlist

Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist adalah kisah tentang dua remaja yang bertemu dalam sebuah ketidaksengajaan hingga menghabiskan waktu bersama dan belajar untuk move on from they past love. Well, judulnya aja udah ada kata ‘playlist’nya, so yes, kisah Nick dan Norah kental sekali dengan musik. Kehidupan Nick dan Norah memang tak lepas dari musik. Nick…