Wednesday, October 12, 2016

WISHFUL WEDNESDAY [5] - NOVEMBERIAN WISH LIST

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Hola! Ngga kerasa udah sebulan lebih ngga nulis review di blog ini. Sebenernya udah ada draft review buku cuman karena lagi sibuk dan tersiksa karena skripsi jadi rasanya hasrat untuk menulis review semakin berkurang. Sebenernya kecepatan membaca juga berkurang sih karena sekarang lebih sering baca jurnal dan buku kuliah buat referensi skripsi. Okay, back to the point of this post! Jadi, tahun ini aku pertama kali ikutan event tukar kado bersama para kakak-kakak BBI yang ultahnya juga sama denganku di bulan November (yeay!). Jadi, tujuan postingan ini ditulis adalah untuk menunjukkan wish list-ku untuk giver yang nanti akan memberikan kado untukku.

Tanpa bertele-tele lagi, inilah wish list-ku (yang semoga tidak menyusahkan ya! hehe).

The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo by Amy Schumer
Rp160.000 di Periplus

Sinopsis:
From award winning comedian writer producer and actress Amy Schumer comes The Girl with the Lower Back Tattoo a thoughtful honest and hysterical collection of very personal essays. Never one to shy away from the uproarious challenging and remarkable moments that make up life this exceptionally candid book will have readers wincing with recognition nodding their head in solidarity and laughing out loud. Written with Amy's signature candor she reflects on her often raucous childhood antics her hard won and incomparable rise to comedic stardom and the courage it takes to approach the world with astounding honesty every single day. Surely the most anticipated collection of the year Amy shines bright as a friend daughter sister unforgettable comedian and most notably a masterful and always entertaining storyteller. About the Author Amy Schumer has proven herself one of the entertainment industry's leading forces as a standup comedian actress writer producer and director. Her smash hit television series Inside Amy Schumer has won a Peabody award a Critics Choice Television Award and two primetime Emmy awards. She wrote and starred in her first feature-length film Trainwreck which dominated the 2015 summer comedy international box office and was nominated for two Golden Globes and won a Hollywood Film Award for Comedy of the Year. As a stand-up comedian she continues to tour to sold out shows around the world.
Illuminae (The Illuminae Files, #1) by Amie Kaufman & Jay Kristoff
Rp180.000 di Periplus

Sinopsis:
This morning, Kady thought breaking up with Ezra was the hardest thing she’d have to do.

This afternoon, her planet was invaded.

The year is 2575, and two rival megacorporations are at war over a planet that’s little more than an ice-covered speck at the edge of the universe. Too bad nobody thought to warn the people living on it. With enemy fire raining down on them, Kady and Ezra—who are barely even talking to each other—are forced to fight their way onto an evacuating fleet, with an enemy warship in hot pursuit.

But their problems are just getting started. A deadly plague has broken out and is mutating, with terrifying results; the fleet's AI, which should be protecting them, may actually be their enemy; and nobody in charge will say what’s really going on. As Kady hacks into a tangled web of data to find the truth, it's clear only one person can help her bring it all to light: the ex-boyfriend she swore she'd never speak to again.

Told through a fascinating dossier of hacked documents—including emails, schematics, military files, IMs, medical reports, interviews, and more—Illuminae is the first book in a heart-stopping, high-octane trilogy about lives interrupted, the price of truth, and the courage of everyday heroes.
Yes Please by Amy Poehler
Rp166.500 di Books & Beyond

Sinopsis:
In a perfect world, we'd all be friends with Amy Poehler. Unfortunately, she's busy being a Golden Globe-winning actress, a producer, a director, frequent acting double for Meryl Streep and mother to two young sons, so isn't available for movie nights.

Luckily, we have the next best thing: Yes Please, Amy's hilarious and candid book, offering her thoughts on everything from her childhood to Hollywood, and from the demon that looks back at all of us in the mirror to her joy at being told she has 'a face for wigs'. A delight on every page, Yes Please is chock-full of words, and wisdom, to live by.

The Light Between Oceans by M.L. Stedman
Rp145.000 di Books & Beyond

Sinopsis:
The years-long New York Times bestseller and Goodreads Best Historical Novel that is “irresistible…seductive…with a high concept plot that keeps you riveted from the first page” (O, The Oprah Magazine)—soon to be a major motion picture from Spielberg’s Dreamworks starring Michael Fassbender, Rachel Weisz, and Alicia Vikander, and directed by Derek Cianofrance.

After four harrowing years on the Western Front, Tom Sherbourne returns to Australia and takes a job as the lighthouse keeper on Janus Rock, nearly half a day’s journey from the coast. To this isolated island, where the supply boat comes once a season, Tom brings a young, bold, and loving wife, Isabel. Years later, after two miscarriages and one stillbirth, the grieving Isabel hears a baby’s cries on the wind. A boat has washed up onshore carrying a dead man and a living baby.

Tom, who keeps meticulous records and whose moral principles have withstood a horrific war, wants to report the man and infant immediately. But Isabel insists the baby is a “gift from God,” and against Tom’s judgment, they claim her as their own and name her Lucy. When she is two, Tom and Isabel return to the mainland and are reminded that there are other people in the world. Their choice has devastated one of them.

“Elegantly rendered…heart-wrenching…beautifully drawn” (USA TODAY), The Light Between Oceans is a gorgeous debut novel, not soon to be forgotten.
Suuudaaaaah! Keempat buku itu adalah wish list-ku, oh ya mohon maaf ya untuk giver kalo wish list-nya isinya buku impor semua, semoga tidak merasa terberatkan hehehe karena emang sekarang lagi jarang banget baca buku lokal atau buku terjemahan. Yang pasti bukan bermaksud snobbish kok:"))

Oh ya! Aku juga sudah mengurutkan wish list-ku. Jadi, buku yang paling pertama adalah prioritas dan yang kedua adalah prioritas urutan kedua dan seterusnya lagi. Of course, mendapatkan buku apapun dari list ini juga aku akan sangat senang! By the way, riddle-nya jangan susah-susah ya! HAHA.

That's all for now!

6 comments:

  1. aku penasaran sama yes, please! tapi kok belum greget gimana gitu pengin punyanya *halah
    semoga dapet yang paling cocok ya, pin!

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    1. Makasih kak Chei! Semoga kak Chei jg dapet yang paling diinginkanXD

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  2. Sama ama Chei. Aku penasaran ama "Yes, Please!" itu.

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    1. Iya kak Phie, aku juga kepo makanya masukin wish list hahaha

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  3. Good luck kak Apin, buku-buku impor semua nih :D

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    1. Makasih! Huahaha iya nih semoga aja givernya tidak keberatan:))

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