04 May 2017

[Book Review] If I Was Your Girl

Title                     :               If I Was Your Girl
Author                 :               Meredith Russo
Publisher             :               Flatiron Books
Year                     :               2016     
ISBN                    :               978-1-250-07840-7
Rating                  :               3/5

Blurb                   :

Just because you have a past doesn’t mean you can’t have a future.

Review                 :

I spotted this book on my window-book-shopping at GI Jakarta. After all, this book not gimme a clue about what’s inside but the cover and the tittle catch my attention. Yeah, that’s the power of marketing.

And then, this book surprised me. Its about a teenage girl who used to be a boy. It’s a story about the

09 April 2017

[Book Review] Habibie Ya Nour El Ain

Title  :               Habibie Ya Nour El Ain
Author :             Maya Lestari GF
Publisher :         Dar! Mizan
Year :                2016
Genre :              Romance, Islamic
ISBN :                 978-602-420-298-9
Rating :             4/5

Review     :

Lagi-lagi saya menemukan buku bagus disaat saya sedang window shopping ke toko buku.

Jujur saja, saya jarang sekali bisa hook sama buku yang bernafaskan islam. Satu-satunya buku yang saya tamatkan hanyalah novel Ayat-Ayat Cinta karya Habiburrahman El Shirazy karena waktu itu saya jatuh cinta pada versi film-nya. Tetapi karena ini karya mbak Maya Lestari GF, seorang penulis

22 March 2017

We Don’t Say Goodbye Anymore, We Just Disappear

We don’t say goodbye anymore.
We just stop responding to their messages or answering their calls.
We pretend like we don’t really know them when we see them, we act like strangers, we act like we didn’t hurt them and we underestimate their pain. We’re too self-absorbed to consider their feelings so we don’t even say a kind word, we don’t even give a warm hug and we don’t even ask to make sure they’re okay.