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First time I knew author Eka Kurniawan was because his neon green cover of Seperti Dendam Rindu Harus Dibayar Tuntas (Vengeance is Mine, All Others Pay Cash) on the newest released shelves in a popular bookstore. I simply told my sister, “buy this, this looks cool and sounds interesting” but I myself didn’t have any interest to read it by myself.

Long story short, one day my sister told me to read his other work that is Cantik itu Luka ( Beauty is a Wound). She said it was amazing. I responded “oh” and thought well maybe later. Until one…


There must’ve been always a book that people have been talking about and even popular enough but you haven’t got feeling yet to start reading it. Sapiens: A Brief History of Humankind is that kind of book for me. I have to muster up the energy to open the book again and finish what I’ve started last year. In the middle of my journey with this book, I found something intriguing subchapter Purity in America of chapter 8: There is No Justice in History. The chapter mainly discusses about racial injustice, caste and white supremacy. Each passage from the subchapter…


Kim Je Hyeok (Park Hae Soo) was a talented and popular left-handed Korean baseball player. He had all the attention and support from all the nation’s people. All stayed the same until one day he caught a criminal who was on the act of raping his only little sister. He caught the criminal and beat him severely. The accident was caught in CCTV area. Kim Je Hyeok was summoned to a trial for his act though his motive was clear enough as to defend. He was put in prison until the next trial, this was a big shock to everyone…


The first podcast series I finished last year was Borrasca, written and created by Rebecca Klingel and starring and co-produced by Cole Sprouse. Yes I know calm yourself Jughead lovers. The mystery narrative podcast is started when Sam Walker (voiced by Cole Sprouse), tells his parole officer regarding the past events that led him to be imprisoned.

One day, Walker family moves to Drisking, Missouri as Sam’s father job as a police officer requires him to move in. Sam and Whitney, his older sister, meets their neighbour Kyle and Kimber for the first time when he was about 12 years…


The first I knew Mitch Albom was by his work Tuesdays with Morrie which is absolutely outstanding, totally impeccable. Then I started to read the five people you meet in heaven by Mitch Albom. It’s about Eddie, the white haired old man, who had lived his life in the world for 83 years. He spent his life in Ruby Pier amusement park where he also grew up there. Maintaining the rides was his job there, following his father’s old job. He hated to have a life there but his life was so messed up after he came back from a…

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