It is a book which I never lost words of. Some of you may be tired already of hearing me talk about it over and over again (on my blog, on Twitter, or wherever :D). I even featured it on my 12th Wishful Wednesday meme, hoping that someway, somehow, I would be able to get … Continue reading My First Ever Clothbound Classics: Les Misérables
Sebenarnya kurang tepat kalau disebut review juga sih. Saya hanya ingin berbagi pengalaman dan kesan-kesan setelah menonton film Les Misérables. (Mungkin) banyak diantara pembaca yang tahu bahwa Les Misérables adalah salah satu buku favorit saya, dan sejak saya pertama tahu akan ada film musikalnya, saya excited banget. Apalagi dari awal sudah beredar nama beken Hugh Jackman … Continue reading Adaptation Review: Les Misérables (2012)
This month's A Classics Challenge prompt is to select a piece of... Music ...that you feel reflects the book. Modern, classical, jazz, anything, it doesn't have to be from the period of the novel but share what it is about the piece that echoes the novel in some way. To pick up a piece of … Continue reading The State of a Changed Man in Music
I know, it's been a while since my last update! I'm sorry if I keep you guys waiting. I'm still stuck in the beginning of Les Miserables, from which my Weekend Quote is taken from. In Volume I Book First: A Just Man, readers are being introduced to a bishop called Monsieur Myriel, or he … Continue reading Weekend Quote #2
Yeah I know August is almost over! But when I still got time, I want to share my favorite classic for The Classic Club’s August meme. Like many other Classic Clubbers who had difficult time deciding which classic work is their most favorite, I had it too, but then managed to choose ONE that is, … Continue reading My Favorite Classic Book: The Classics Club August meme
December 2012 will be a totally blessed month for movie adaptations of classic literature. Both Les Misérables and The Great Gatsby will be premiering in that festive month! Wohohooo, who’s excited? I know I am. Les Misérables is one of my favorite books of all time; you can read my review of it (in Indonesian) … Continue reading Les Misérables & The Great Gatsby Movie Adaptations: Out this December!