The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafón

“Once, in my father’s bookshop, I heard a regular customer say that few things leave a deeper mark on a reader than the first book that finds a way into his heart.” Semuanya bermula dari suatu pagi di awal musim panas 1945, ketika luka-luka akibat perang masih segar dan terbuka. Daniel Sempere, bocah berusia sepuluh tahun putra seorang pemilik toko buku, dibawa oleh ayahnya mengunjungi … Continue reading The Shadow of the Wind – Carlos Ruiz Zafón

Quote: On the Cemetery of Forgotten Books

“This is a place of mystery, Daniel, a sanctuary. Every book, every volume you see here, has a soul. The soul of the person who wrote it and of those who read it and lived and dreamed with it. Every time a book changes hands, every time someone runs his eyes down its pages, its spirit grows and strengthens. This place was already ancient when … Continue reading Quote: On the Cemetery of Forgotten Books

Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – J.K. Rowling

Tahun keempat Harry Potter di Hogwarts benar-benar seru. Sebelum tahun ajaran dimulai, Harry berkesempatan menonton Piala Dunia Quidditch bersama keluarga Weasley. Penyihir pria dan wanita dari seluruh dunia hadir untuk menonton Piala Dunia Quidditch, namun acara yang seharusnya berjalan dengan aman dikacaukan oleh serombongan Pelahap Maut yang mempermainkan beberapa Muggle, dan munculnya Tanda Kegelapan yaitu tanda Lord Voldemort di angkasa, menyebabkan kepanikan luar biasa. Lalu … Continue reading Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire – J.K. Rowling