Book title : Maryamah Karpov
Author : Andrea Hirata
Publisher : Bentang Pustaka
Price : Rp. 79.000,-
This novel is the final series of Hirata’s Laskar Pelangi tetra logy. The story actually doesn’t tell much about Maryamah who is an expert in chess just like Karpov, but she is also one of the important characters in the story. The novel tells us about Ikal’s experiences after he came back from Soborne, France. He has to struggle for his life in his hometown after his comeback. The central points of the story are about bravery and spirit to make your dreams become true even the craziest one.
The sentences flow smoothly with a strong influence of Malay philosophy combined with smart humors and the author wide knowledge make the story really has a good plot. Just like the previous novels, this novel also has a simple, innocent, funny story and touching everyone’s heart. It inspires the reader through its wonderful story, that’s why you can say this novel as a motivator book. The must-read novel!