Mencari-Suami@JS.com

Tajuk: Mencari-Suami@JS.com
Penulis: Normaslina Masri
Terbitan: Jemari Seni Sdn. Bhd.
Jumlah mukasurat: 632
ISBN: 978-967-5118-58-6

Saya jarang baca buku novel Bahasa Melayu. Walaupun saya berfikiran terbuka untuk membaca apa jenis genre, kesemuanya dalam Bahasa Inggeris. Tambahan pulak, novel Melayu selalunya pasal cintan-cintun. Adoi… Jadi, untuk membaca novel Melayu seperti banyak yang ada sekarang ni is just not my style.

Untuk mempelbagaikan lagi senarai buku yang telah saya baca (dan mengembalikan kemahiran saya dalam bahasa ibunda), apa lagi, saya pun ke perpustakaan dan bertekad untuk membaca lebih banyak buku Melayu. Susahnya nak cari buku yang ok dan tak meluatkan bila dibaca sinopsisnya. Tajuk buku ini menarik perhatian saya kerana terasa sangat moden dan santai. Bila terbaca catatan ringkas di kulit belakang buku ini, terfikir ceritanya mesti ada unsur lucu juga. Isunya juga hits very close to home! 😉

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Enchanted by “Enchantment”

EnchantmentTitle: Enchantment
Author: Orson Scott Card
Paperback: 432 pages
Publisher: Del Ray
ISBN: 978-0345482402

I’ve only read one other book by OSC, an author recommended to me by an acquaintance. It pained me to persevere reading that book, like I was giving it a chance and seeing it through, which bored me a lot and it didn’t catch my interest until the last chapter. Some strategy, considering that it was the first book in a series.

This one, Enchantment, was a standalone book which captured my interest the moment I read its blurb. I love fantasy stories, science fiction and fairy tales included. Once I have gotten past the relatively dry first 2 chapters, which serve as the introduction that sets the background for the story, I was hooked and almost couldn’t put it down.

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